'Haaretz' condemns A-G decision to try Blau

May 30, 2012 14:54

Haaretz on Wednesday responded to attorney-general Yehuda Weinstein announcement that it plans to indict its reporter, Uri Blau, the journalist who took classified IDF documents from former IDF OC Central Command secretary Anat Kamm.

In a statement, Haaretz said the decision "is unfortunate and sets a precedent in terms of its ramifications on the freedom of press in Israel, and especially on the ability to cover the security apparatus."

Read the full story here.

Related Content
Breaking news
August 24, 2017
Russian ambassador to Sudan found dead in swimming pool