01 Aug 2019 Lvl. 2
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Alert created on: 24 May 2019 n° 58/2019 France

Journalist Ariane Chemin Summoned by Intelligence Services

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CategoryOther acts having chilling effects on media freedom
Partner EFJ/IFJ
Partner EFJ/IFJ
The Directorate General of Internal Security (DGSI) has summoned journalist Ariane Chemin. A journalist working for the daily Le Monde, she will be heard on 29 May 2019 as part of an investigation into her articles on the Benalla cases (a former member of the President's security service), which significantly affected the government.
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