On the Victimisation and Assault of Activists at COP 17

The Freedom of Expression Institute is deeply disturbed with the victimisation and assault of activists at the Presidential Meeting yesterday, 08 December 2011.

We condemn those responsible and call on City Officials and National Government to do the same.  We further urge President Jacob Zuma and the responsible officials to investigate the rumours that those responsible for the victimisation and violence were hired by South African authorities. Continue reading