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January 6, 2011 - Updated on January 20, 2016

Tunis-based netizens Slim Amamou and Azyz Amamy arrested


The Tunis-based netizens Slim Amamou and Azyz Amamy were arrested. Amamou was previously detained briefly on 21 May 2010 ahead of a demonstration against web censorship that he had he planned to hold outside the information ministry. Amamy had covered the clashes in December in Sidi Bouzid. His blog (http://azyz404.blogspot.com/) could not be accessed and his Facebook page had been deactivated. There were released on 13 January.