WhatsApp blocks accounts of Palestinian journalists in Gaza
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May 25, 20215 min read, 1022 words

WhatsApp blocks accounts of Palestinian journalists in GazaWhatsApp blocks accounts of Palestinian journalists in Gaza

Published: May 25, 2021  |  5 min read, 1022 words
A few hours after the latest ceasefire took effect in the Gaza Strip, a number of Palestinian journalists in the coastal enclave – including Al Jazeera’s chief correspondent Wael al-Dahdouh and reporter Hisham Zaqqout – found they were blocked from accessing WhatsApp messenger – ...
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May 26
well done,but lengthy.
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May 26
A pretty good investigative look at how a recent WhatsApp ban affected journalists' ability to report on and contact Palestinian sources. I recommend these journalists switch to a messaging platform like Signal because I imagine this kind of private company censorship, especially around groups like Hamas, will continue to happen.
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