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Amu 8pm News 18 August 2023

Media repression under the two-year rule of the Taliban in Afghanistan has escalated, according to a statement by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ).

The CPJ noted that despite promises to protect press freedom and women’s rights upon retaking control of Afghanistan in 2021, the Taliban’s actions have intensified and exacerbated media repression.