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Egypt says it fights fake news, critics see new crackdown

/ Sep 17, 2018

Egypt says it fights fake news, critics see new crackdown

Echoing some of U.S. President Donald Trump's rhetoric, authorities in Egypt are taking aim at an alleged barrage of "fake news" they say is meant to sow division and undermine the rule of general-turned-president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. Under a new law, the state's top media regulatory ...

Sep 3, 2018

China blocks Australian state broadcaster's website: ABC

China has blocked access to the website of Australia's national broadcaster for breaching Beijing's internet rules and regulations, the Australia Broadcasting Corp. said Monday. It comes a year after the ABC began running a Chinese-language service. ABC said access to its website and apps was blocked ...