Togo Police Disperse Journalists’ Protest Over Media Law

Tear gas used to break up demonstration in front of presidency in capital, Lome, says Augustin Amega, member of journalists’ group involved in protest. * 2 people injured: Amega * NOTE: Lawmakers passed bill last mth giving media regulator power to punish journalists that was previously held by judges

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