BLOGGERS, NEED AS MUCH PROTECTION, AS OTHER JOURNALISTS, AND AGAINST ATTACKS FOR REPORTING, ON A COUNTRY'S ACTIONS.
In 2003, from September 29 to October 27, at its 32 session, the United Nations, through one of its governing bodies, UNESCO, implemented Article 19, to protect Bloggers, from unwarranted persecution and other limitations, to their expression in the electronic media. Usually, through social media.
Article 19, was then formally launched in June of 2011, after its third session.
On September 26, 2017, new guidelines were put in place, which is supposed to guarantee, the protection of journalists and among them, Bloggers, who are also reporting, on the ongoing (actions), of governments around the world. The new guidelines set out the commitment that States have, to prevent and protect against, and prosecute attacks in UN Human Rights Council resolution, under resolution 11/2. It says nothing about if those actions, such as persecution, is also directed by t…