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MADA: Occupation committed 78 violations against media freedoms in half a year

[ PIC 17/07/2013 – 01:25 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) expressed deep concern about the media freedoms status in Occupied Palestine, in light of the escalated violations against the Palestinian journalists. The center announced its semiannual report on media freedoms status in Occupied Palestine, during a press […]

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PA Ramallah intelligence “service” summons a journalist for interrogation

[ PIC 17/05/2013 – 08:28 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) said the Palestinian intelligence service summoned on Wednesday journalist Haroun Abu Ora for interrogation, in its headquarters in Ramallah. Abu Ora told MADA that he had received a summons from the intelligence service on Wednesday to attend […]

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Report Mada: 238 Violations Of Media Freedoms In 2012

 Wednesday March 27, 2013 16:32 by Ammar Owaineh – 1 of International Middle East Media Center Editorial Group The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms” MADA” held a press conference on Wednesday which reviewed the Annual Report on the violations against Media freedom in Palestine during 2012. The conference was held at MADA’s headquarter […]

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MADA: Escalation of Israeli violations against journalists during November

[ PIC 14/12/2012 – 01:03 PM ] RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The Palestinian Centre for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) said that the month of November had witnessed “egregious violations” by the Israeli occupation against journalists and Palestinian media. Mada said in press statement on Thursday that occupation forces killed during the recent aggression on the Gaza […]

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MADA demands PA to release journalist Khaled Walid

[ PIC 22/09/2012 – 07:44 AM ] NABLUS, (PIC)– Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) strongly condemned arrest of journalist Walid Khaled, former director of “Filastin” newspaper office, in West Bank by the Preventive Apparatus, from his home in Iskaka village, last Tuesday. Mada demanded in a statement the release of journalist Khaled, […]

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REPORT: Violations of media freedoms in the occupied Palestinian territories

PNN FEB 28 2012 MADA/IFEX The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) has released its annual media freedom violations report for the occupied Palestinian territories (oPt) in 2011. The report includes documentation of all violations committed against journalists and media freedoms monitored by MADA, in addition to analysis of the most prominent and […]

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MADA releases a study on Palestinian media’s role in fuelling internal division

PNN FEB 22 2012 The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) released a new study analyzing Palestinian media’s role in fuelling the internal division between Fatah and Hamas. The study was conducted with the support of the UNESCO office in Ramallah. The study was prepared by journalist and researcher Muntaser Hamdan under the […]

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“MADA” warns of escalating Israeli campaign against journalists

More Israeli Attacks on Press to prevent they show you Truth PNN | MADA | Published on Tuesday, 07 February 2012 09:47 The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) warns of the escalating Israeli Occupation Force (IOF) campaign against Palestinian journalists, which most recently arrested Radio Bethlehem 2000 correspondent Suhaib Al-A’sa and photo […]

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MADA Demands “Real Efforts” by UN on International Human Rights Day

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. PNN – Palestine News Network – 12.12.11 – 00:18 MADA -Yesterday, the 10th of December marked the 63rd anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted by the UN General Assembly in the same year as the Palestinian Nakba, when approximately 700,000 Palestinians where […]

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MADA Protests Israeli Arrest of Journalist Ra’ed al-Sharif

Truth does not matter for “Israel”. Buttons Do. To mute. PNN – Palestine News Network –  14.11.11 – 22:06 PNN On Monday, Israeli soldiers arrested radio broadcaster Ra’ed Ratib al-Sharif from his house in Hebron, West Bank. Al-Sharif worked for Marah Radio. Ra’ed al-Sharif works for Marah Radio in Hebron (MADA Image). His father, Ratib […]

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MADA campaigns amidst precarious media freedom in Palestine

Truth does not bother “Israel”. Pushing Buttons Do. To mute. “From Tweeting until Termination” Sunday October 16, 2011 01:43 by Alessandra Bajec – IMEMC News  Photo credit: MADA The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) launched two campaigns in early August demanding an end to attacks on press freedom by Israeli forces and […]

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MADA condemns Israeli aggression against journalists

Truth doesn’t matter in “Israel” at all. Only Buttons Do. To Mute “For Tweeting until Termination” Maan News Agency | Sept 25, 2011 RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — A delegation from the Palestinian center for Development and Media Freedoms, MADA, on Sunday visited a French journalist wounded by Israeli forces. Chris Hoby was covering a march in […]

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MADA: New Setbacks for Media Freedoms Last Month

PNN – Palestine News Network – Sept 12, 2011 According to a report by the Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA), freedom of expression in Palestine faced a new setback in August when Israeli occupation forces arrested, detained and attacked journalists to prevent media coverage. The report says these incidents are major threats […]

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MADA demands freedom for Palestine journalists

PNN – Palestine News Network -29.08.11 – 14:57 The Palestinian Centre for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) has condemned the continued incarceration of five Palestinian journalists by Israeli authorities. The five journalists come from across the West Bank and work for a wide variety of Arab media agencies. Their names are: Walid Khalid (‘Palestine’ newspaper), […]

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MADA Reports 13 Violations Against Journalists in Occupied Territories Last Month

PNN – Palestine News Network – 07.07.11 – 12:58 Ramallah – PNN – The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) has reported today that it monitored 13 violations against journalists during the month of June. The occupying Israeli army was the main perpetrator of the violations; however violations from the Palestinian security services […]

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