Palestinian group calls for release of jailed journalists
October 13, 2012 19:27
The Palestinian Journalists Syndicate in the Gaza Strip on
Saturday called for the release of Palestinian journalists who have been
arrested by Palestinian Authority security forces in the West Bank.
syndicate warned that freedom of expression had "seriously deteriorated" in the
West Bank, especially in the past few weeks.
It pointed out that PA
security forces arrested five Palestinian journalists in the past month - two of
whom remain in prison.