Newspaper editor face prison [Archives:2006/1007/Local News]

December 14 2006

SANA'A, Dec. 13 ) The Al-Hurriya newspaper is the latest Yemeni paper to face fines and the management has been sentenced to jail.

The South-East Court sentenced the newspaper's editor in chief, Akram Subra, and the editor, Yahya Al-Obeed, for four months with suspended sentence. The newspaper is also suspended from writing and publishing for one month and the newspaper offices are closed during the suspension.

“We believe that the three newspaper cases