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28 January 2015
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South Africa
South Africa: Two journalists mistreated during riots in Soweto
Media Institute of Southern Africa
Two journalists were mistreated in separate incidents in the Soweto area of Johannesburg. Three people have been killed since the violent unrest began last week, after a foreign business owner shot a 14-year-old boy accused of trying to rob a shop.
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International
Rights disregarded in "golden age" of electronic surveillance
Privacy International
 
Africa | Democratic Republic of Congo
36 people killed in Kinshasa during protests against electoral law
Human Rights Watch
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Americas | Ecuador
How Ecuador's plan to make communications a public service is threat to free press
Committee to Protect Journalists
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Asia and Pacific | China / Hong Kong (China)
China's media war: Censorship, corruption & control 2014
International Federation of Journalists
 
Asia and Pacific | Philippines
Ampatuan Massacre report shows "horrific culture of impunity" in the Philippines
International Federation of Journalists
 
Asia and Pacific | Vietnam
Vietnamese bloggers assaulted for visiting fellow activist
Human Rights Watch
 
Middle East and North Africa | Israel / Palestine
Under Fire: Documentary details attacks on journalists during Gaza offensive
Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms
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