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UK arms fair organisers barred journalist over fears of negative coverage, emails reveal (Press Gazette)
07 Nov 2019
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A journalist was barred from a major UK arms fair because organisers believed he would “not write anything positive” about the event, according to emails he uncovered through a subject access request.

Middle East Eye reporter Ian Cobain was refused access to the Defence and Security Equipment International event at the Excel centre in London in September. Read in full.

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