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Topic - Tal Al-Mallohi
A Syrian court on Monday sentenced a 19-year-old blogger to five years in prison on charges of spying for a foreign country.
Syrian authorities have been holding a 19-year-old blogger incommunicado for the past nine months, an international human rights group said Monday.
Some Syrian activists have expressed concern that security services may have detained her over a poem she wrote criticizing certain restrictions on freedom of expression in Syria.