Cairo — ANHRI condemns the confiscation of the print run of issue No. 2487 of al-Midan newspaper on 13 March 2012 by the Sudanese security forces following print run.
This is the third issue of al-Midan that has been prevented from distribution. On 21 February 2012, security forces confiscated the print run of issue No. 2480. On 11 March 2012, the printing press contracted to print the newspapers’ copies refrained from printing without prior notice on the pretext of paper shortage.