Human rights organisations call on Tunisian Parliament not to pass amendment to Law on Freedom of Audiovisual Communication

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Protesters hold a rainbow flag while chanting slogans against the government and police repression, in Tunis, Tunisia, 6 February 2021, FETHI BELAID/AFP via Getty Images

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