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Report: Palestinian Authority Blocks Critical News Websites

The independent Palestinian news outlet Maan reports that some eight daily news websites were blocked by order of the Palestinian Authority (PA). According to the report, the PA attorney general Ahmad al-Mughni delivered the instructions to block the websites to a Palestinian telecom company over the objections of other PA officials. The news sites often [...]
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