AMARC expresses its concern over the arrest of Ahmed Samih, director of Radio Horytna

  Montreal, April 9, 2015. The World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC) expresses its grave concern over the arrest of Ahmed Samih, director of Radio Horytna and the Andalus Institute for Tolerance and Anti-violence Studies (AITAS), and the subsequent filing of charges that relate to the operation of Radio Horytna, Egypt’s first Internet radio station. This appears to be

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Egypt, transparency and rights: “MY RIGHT TO KNOW” Campaign

Three years after the revolutionary movement which called a halt to the past regime, the situation of Egyptian media achieved great success on several fronts. Above all, the issue of liberalization of media became more popular among all the layers of society. Nevertheless Egyptian civil society and media remain under pressure. The experience of democratic transitions in other countries shows

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