Wednesday, November 25, 2009

Tunisian authorities must release dissenting journalist

MaryO’Note: This is a political article which may or may not be of interest to readers but the “dissenting journalist” has Cushing’s.

…Taoufik Ben Brik, who suffers from diabetes and a rare hormonal disorder called Cushing's Syndrome, for which he needs regular medication, appeared physically weak and was unable to stand throughout the proceedings…

Read it at http://www.amnesty.org/en/news-and-updates/news/tunisian-authorities-must-release-dissenting-journalist-20091124