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19 December 2014
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Asia & Pacific
Press freedom, free expression still under threat in Indonesia, says international delegation
Southeast Asian Press Alliance, ARTICLE 19, Committee to Protect Journalists, Freedom House, International Federation of Journalists
Criminalisation of online speech, a climate of impunity for attacks against journalists, the concentration of media ownership and the politicisation of media outlets are all current areas of concern.
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International
Sony urged to reconsider decision to pull the film "The Interview"
PEN American Center
 
International
China is world's worst jailer of the press; global tally second worst on record
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
International
2014 round-up of violence against journalists
Reporters Without Borders
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Africa | Kenya
Kenyan parliament to vote on restrictive security bill
International Press Institute
 
Africa | Somalia
Somali reporter detained, protestors attacked for demanding his release
National Union of Somali Journalists
 
Americas | Honduras
Murdered Honduran journalist had received threats over his work in the past
Reporters Without Borders
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Asia and Pacific | Malaysia
Radio station presenters face investigation under Malaysia's Sedition Act
Centre for Independent Journalism, Malaysia
 
Asia and Pacific | Philippines
Journalist killings heighten security awareness in the Philippines, elsewhere in the region
Southeast Asian Press Alliance
 
Middle East and North Africa | Syria
Two freelance Iraqi Kurdish journalists kidnapped in Syria
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
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