Algerian journalist jailed for insulting President

Algerian journalist and blogger, Mohamed Tamalt was sentenced to two years in jail and ordered to pay a fine for insulting President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, a defence lawyer said on Monday. Tamalt’s lawyer, Amine Sidhoum, told AFP that he would lodge an appeal against the prison sentence and the fine of 200,000 dinars ($1,800, 1,630 euros).… Read More Algerian journalist jailed for insulting President