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Raafat Alghanim from Syria

September 9, 2015 | 8:00 PM GMT
Raafat Alghanim grew up in Saudi Arabia. He was imprisoned for two years for blogging critically of the Saudi government. After being released from prison in 2011, he was sent to Syria, where he filmed and wrote about the Syrian revolution. For that work, he was imprisoned in Syria. When he was released, he fled to Jordan and now lives in France.