Cartoon: Freedom’s Prison

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Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has approved new anti-terrorism laws that could see journalists fined and banned for “false” reporting on militant attacks. The government initially proposed a jail sentence for offenders.

Artist: Osama Hajjaj (Jordan)
See more of this artist’s work on Cartoon Movement.

This piece was originally published on August 18, 2015.

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