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Somali Government Arrested Journalist for Interviewing Rape Victim

 Rights groups on Wednesday called for the Somali government to release a journalist arrested by police for interviewing a woman who said she was raped by government security forces.

The freelance journalist, Abdiaziz Abdinur Ibrahim, and three others accused in the case have been held for more than a week without charge, the groups said. The three groups - Amnesty International, the Committee to Protect Journalists and Human Rights Watch - demanded their release.

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