Somaliland: court releases a journalist on bail
Saturday June 24, 2017 - 21:09:52 in News
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HARGEISA-Mohamed Adan Dirir, a journalist arrested on 24 May, has been released on bail. Mohamed is not charged of any crime.
He was arrested after he asked the health minister at a press conference a question critical to his work performance.
Detention and arrest of journalists is increasing in Somaliland, according to Human Rights Centre, a local human rights advocacy organization that monitors the situation of media in Somaliland.