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Ethiopia: Attending Internet Security Training May Amount to Terrorism

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PARANOIA. The arrest of bloggers and journalists for the simple reason of attending or applying to attend for Internet security training undermine right to privacy

By Sarah Myers West,

THE simple act of taking steps to protect oneself online is enough to send a journalist to jail, according to charges issued by Ethiopian prosecutors in several cases to be heard this week. An Ethiopian court will soon hand down verdicts in a number of cases where criminal charges could be assessed for attending or applying to attend Internet security training. Continue reading Ethiopia: Attending Internet Security Training May Amount to Terrorism