Palestinian journalists take part in a protest in front of the Reuters office, Gaza City, Gaza, Apr. 22, 2008. (Ismail Zaydah/Reuters)
Press Freedom

Abbas’ Cybercrime Law Chills and Silences Palestinian Journalists and Dissenters

“The majority of causes of repression and intimidation, from both the PA and Hamas, has been in regard to speaking out in favor or against one of these two bodies. If an election is to really take place, we see a free and fair press as being an essential part of that process.”