The Lebanese Authorities Arrested And Detained A Journalism Student For A Critical Facebook Post (2016)

Bassel El-Amin wrote the following blog post: β€œThe shoes of a Syrian refugee, worker and national are worth more than your republic, Cedars, your Lebanon, your right wing, independence, government, history, revolution and presidents. What did we understand?”

Censorship Information

Date Released 2017
Date Censored 2017
Official Censoring Entity Cyber Crime Bureau
Censoring Reason Politics
Action Taken Questioned and detained