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Online defamation and libel

@S_Alnowais is the Twitter account of a user that acts towards Wilke in a criminal manner and through her column, called The National. The latter is paid and it is not a free press! It follows political agenda where there is a “red line” for reporters. “Anyone who went expecting a free press was kidding…

Freedom of the UAE Press

Key Developments in 2016 After being held without charge for eight months, a prominent academic and critic of the government, Nasser Bin Ghaith, appeared in a closed court session in April and faced accusations of committing cybercrime and terrorism.The government continued to hold Jordanian journalist Tayseer al-Najjar in detention throughout the year, ostensibly in connection…