CPJ asks the Abiy Ahmed regime to release Sidama Media Network journalists
Tigrai Online , August 11, 2019
Committee to Protect Journalists – CPJ asks the Abiy Ahmed regime to release Sidama Media Network journalists immediately. CPJ said on its website Ethiopian security personnel arrested two managers and two board members of Sidama Media Network on July 18, 2019 in Hawassa, the capital city of SNNPR regional state.
“Nairobi, August 9, 2019--The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on authorities in Ethiopia to disclose the charges against three media workers from the Sidama Media Network or release them immediately, and to guarantee that journalists operating in southern Ethiopia can report freely.”
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