by Sid H Arthur - Human Rights 27 Sep 2007 11:31 am

Free Arif

Free Arifur Rahman

I join the bloggers who call for the immediate and unconditional release of 23 year old cartoonist Arifur Rahman. Arif was arrested by the Bangladesh military government for drawing a harmless cartoon that was published in the leading Bengali language newspaper Prothom Alo. He was not allowed legal represention and was sent to jail without any due process.

Bloggers campaigning:

  • Shourobh
  • Mash
  • Third World View
  • Dhaka Shohor

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2 Responses to “Free Arif”

  1. on 03 Oct 2007 at 3:37 pm 1.Global Voices Online » Bangladesh: Bloggers demand release of detained cartoonist said …

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  2. on 08 Oct 2007 at 9:45 pm 2.Global Voices auf Deutsch » Blog Archive » Bangladesh: Blogger fordern Freilassung von Karikaturisten said …

    […] Andere Bloggern haben eingestimmt: * Mash hat Arifur auf “Or how I learned to stop worrying” als ein Karikaturistheld von Bangladesch beschrieben. * Keep me honest * Addafication * Dhaka Shohor * Voice of Bangladeshi Bloggers - In the Middle of Nowhere verlangt auch die Befreiung von Nurul Islam, der Bangladeschi Angestellte von BRAC auf Hilfsarbeit in Afghanistan, der von den Taliban entführt wurde. - Serious Golmal - Unheard Voices - Tacit - Und manche Blogger auf den Bengalischen Blogseiten “Bandh Bhanger Awaaj” und “Sachalayatan“   […]

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