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22 October 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Iran
Iranian women's rights activist goes on hunger strike to mark 100 days of arbitrary arrest
ARTICLE 19
An official ban preventing women in Iran from attending sports events that men attend was introduced in 2012. Ghoncheh Ghavami was arrested in June 2014 for staging a peaceful protest against the ban at volleyball match in Tehran.
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Americas | Honduras
Writers' group appeals to Honduran Supreme Court in final attempt to halt ban on practising journalism
PEN International
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Asia and Pacific | Sri Lanka
Journalists attending meetings and workshops in Sri Lanka subjected to death threats
International Federation of Journalists , Free Media Movement
 
Asia and Pacific | Vietnam
Vietnamese blogger Dieu Cay released after more than six years in jail
Reporters Without Borders
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Europe and Central Asia | Macedonia
Macedonian authorities urged to drop charges against Tomislav Kezarovski ahead of hearing
International Federation of Journalists
 
Europe and Central Asia | Turkey
New bill would expand police search powers in Turkey
Human Rights Watch
 
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