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South African Diplomat Dismisses Aljazeera Ban Report

Aljazeera Ban
“Reports of Aljazeera ban in Eritrea are untrue and Seems a deliberate campaign of defamation” – Amba. Iqbal

By TesfaNews,

South African ambassador to Eritrea, Ambassador Iqbal Jhazbhay, yesterday dismissed reports of Al-Jazeera satellite television ban in Eritrea as a “pure lie“.

On a short message he posted on his Facebook page, the Ambassador simply described the recent report from the Reporters Without Borders (RWB) as “a deliberate campaign of defamation” on Eritrea.

In its subsequent anti-Eritrea report, the Paris-based RWB this week released its toxic tipped report under the title ”Eritrea slammed over Al Jazeera ban” without even labor to check the veracity of its source behind it.  Continue reading South African Diplomat Dismisses Aljazeera Ban Report