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IPI condemns military police raid on Czech Television offices

Czech daily newspaper "Právo" reported that masked military police carrying automatic weapons entered the station with a court order to secure a recently declassified document, and took away seven bags of documents and three computers.

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Journalists condemn new law on police wiretaps

In a new report published this month on the press freedom climate in the Czech Republic, the International Press Institute (IPI) says many Czech editors voiced strong concern about a recent law which makes it illegal to publish any information acquired from police wiretaps.

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IPI publishes Press Freedom Audit report

Czech Human Rights and Ethnic Minorities Minister Michael Kocab admits to IPI that gag law contributes to "rise of self-censorship", says it should be "amended".

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