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Oman Court Jails Journalists, Closes Down Newspaper

MUSCAT, Sept 26  – A court in Oman on Monday ordered the permanent closure of a newspaper which had reported on alleged corruption within the judiciary, and jailed three of its journalists on charges that included undermining the prestige of the state. Witnesses at the court said Ibrahim al-Mamari, editor-in-chief of the privately owned Azamn

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