29 August - 5 September 2012
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SPOTLIGHT Tanzania
Tanzanian journalist killed in political rally
Tanzanian journalist Daudi Mwangosi died during a clash between police forces and supporters of Tanzania's largest political opposition party. (read more)
A police officer points a rifle at a person being held down by other officers
A police officer points a rifle at a person being held down by other officers


International Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Trade agreement threatening digital freedoms being negotiated in secrecy
Electronic Frontier Foundation


Africa Compiled by Diane Partenio
Eritrea
Three journalists held since 2001 die in Eritrea prison camp
Reporters Without Borders
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Americas Compiled by Erin Woycik
Venezuela
Government assault debilitates Venezuelan private press, new report concludes
Committee to Protect Journalists
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Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
China
Chinese cyber dissident freed after 10-year sentence
Committee to Protect Journalists


Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Diane Partenio
Belarus
Opposition journalists, cyber-dissidents hounded in run-up to elections in Belarus
Reporters Without Borders
Français


Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Khadija Mahi
Bahrain
Court upholds severe sentences of Bahraini human rights activists
Bahrain Center for Human Rights

 
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