Miss Mabrouk of Egypt

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Monday, September 12, 2005

Secret Dubai Told too many Secrets

Fifteen minutes of fame: Among a handful other local blogs, Secret Dubai Diary, a blog about expat life in the UAE, was blocked for several weeks this summer. Further: A magazine publisher's license where withdrawn after a cover exposed to much female skin. Even the NYT's content triggered the Internet filters to implement a block. More: The law enables bureaucrats and private citizens to make trouble for journalists, even having them arrested and put in jail. And this is the emirate which is positioning itself as the media capital of the east. Grrrhh! h/t: ‘Aqoul

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