Graffiti of an army soldier holding a gun – Semaan Khawam (2012)

Lebanese painter and poet Semaan Khawam was charged with disrupting public order after police saw him spray-painting an image of an army soldier holding a gun on a Gemmayzeh neighborhood wall.

Censorship Information

Date Released 2012
Date Censored 2012
Official Censoring Entity Internal Security
Censoring Reason Politics
Action Taken Arrested