Last updated: 23 June, 2022

Lebanon: End military trial against comedian and drop all charges

Responding to the trial of Lebanese comedian and activist Shaden Fakih, who will appear on Friday before the Military Court on charges of insulting and harming the reputation of the Internal Security Forces (ISF), Diana Semaan, Amnesty International’s Acting Deputy Director for the Middle East and North Africa, said: “The case of Shaden Fakih is .