Press freedom in Oman: almost non-existent

The case of Azamn newspaper – initially shut down in August 2016 – ended with a Supreme Court ruling leading to its permanent closure in October 2017.  The latest World Press Freedom Index from Reporters Without Borders (RSF), published in April 2020, ranks Oman 135th out of 180 countries. RSF colours it red, for “bad”, … Continue reading Press freedom in Oman: almost non-existent