An Iranian journalist has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for "insulting" an imam from the ninth century on Twitter.
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Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has signed off on a law tightening controls over the internet in the country.
The family of a Myanmar policeman who testified in court that two Reuters reporters had been set up was evicted from their police housing a day after his evidence, his wife said.
The deployment of 10,000 cyber warriors to fight online dissent in Vietnam adds a grim "new dimension" to controls on free speech in the country.