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Government poised to adopt far-reaching legislation on online expression.
Death of analyst comes as severe blow to freedom of expression and peaceful coexistence.
Open access social media survey reflects fear and confusion over misinformation.
The crisis has brought a rare degree of cooperation and comradeship.
Social media campaigners raise awareness and encourage resilience in meeting Covid-19 challenge.
1 May 13
Uncertain allegiances and fears of spillover.
24 Dec 12
Critics say law combines sweeping descriptions of “information crimes” with excessive penalties.
23 Oct 12
Draft law intended to promote return to normality, but critics warn of opposite effect if militants believe they have impunity.
7 Aug 12
Electricity shortages happen everywhere in Iraq, but cause angry scenes in the boiling temperatures of the south.
17 Jul 12
Article on divisive content of textbooks on Islam got education officials working on something both faith communities could live with.
9 Jul 12
Participants study marketing and photography in preparation for female-run advertising agency.
7 Mar 12
Funds to become more readily available after story on concerns of Iraqis living in Syria.
23 Dec 11
Workshop participants start producing public-service advertising for local media.
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