[NetBehaviour] YouTube suspends Egyptian blog activist's account.
annapaola05 at gmail.com
Sat Dec 1 17:35:43 CET 2007
it's good. torture is not a joke. it is private
2007/12/1, marc garrett <marc.garrett at furtherfield.org>:
> YouTube suspends Egyptian blog activist's account.
> Egyptian blogger Wael Abbas has been using YouTube to expose torture in
> his country, but now his account has been suspended. Bloggers accuse
> YouTube of double standards.
> YouTube has suspended the account of Egyptian blogger Wael Abbas, who
> has been posting videos of cases of torture in his country. One of the
> videos he posted, of a Cairo man being beating and sexually assaulting,
> was credited with helping bring pressure on Egyptian authorities. That
> pressure led to three-year jail sentences for two of the policeman
> involved in the assault. Abbas has called the suspension of his YouTube
> account "by far the biggest blow to the anti-torture movement in Egypt",
> according to Amira Al Hussaini on Global Voices.
> NetBehaviour mailing list
> NetBehaviour at netbehaviour.org
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the NetBehaviour