Egypt: Arrests and Reported Raid at Press Syndicate
A reported police raid on an Egyptian journalists' union office and the arrests of two journalists illustrate an escalating and unacceptable series of attacks on press freedom, PEN America… More
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This year, PEN America will recognize Ukrainian freelance journalist Vladyslav Yesypenko as our PEN/Barbey #FreedomToWrite honoree for his courage in continuing to tell the stories of Ukrainians who have faced years of Russian occupation: https://bit.ly/3MzsSLK. #PENgala
This week, I met with a group of Ukrainian writers & human rights defenders who experienced Russian’s brutal invasion firsthand. Thank you, @PENamerica, for facilitating this visit and defending free expression.
According to a cybersecurity firm, Russian-backed actors have launched numerous disinformation campaigns intended to demoralize Ukrainians and incite internal unrest. https://bit.ly/3NKDYhd