In the developing countries , being a blogger has become synonymous of being a criminal. Hardly does the sun rises without learning about the arrest of a blogger or online journalist . Examples are abundant Fatma Arabicca , Zouhair Makhlouf , Abdulsalam El Baroudi , etc
The last in date case is that of Ali Abdulimam , A Bahraini blogger and a contributor for Global Voices Online. Indeed, Ali was arrested today by the Bahraini authorities. He was accused of spreading "false news" on
BahrainOnline. portal. A website that is, "of course" censored in Bahrain.
I hope that Ali will be released soon . I also hope that he will be in a good health . To read more click here