5 November 2012
IFEX

International Day to End Impunity

 
Daily Digest
SPOTLIGHT Colombia / Americas
Inter-American court recommends ways to end impunity
ARTICLE 19
ARTICLE 19 welcomes the Inter-American Court of Human Rights’ decision in the case of Vélez Restrepo et al. vs Colombia which held the government responsible for a climate of impunity in crimes against free expression. (read more)


Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
Eritrea
Report highlights dire media situation in Eritrea
ARTICLE 19

Guinea-Bissau
Guinea-Bissau expels Portuguese journalist; another flees into hiding
Committee to Protect Journalists

Zambia
Opposition party supporters assault journalists in Zambia
Media Institute of Southern Africa


Americas Compiled by Erin Woycik
United States
New restrictions on online speech included in US legal proposition
Electronic Frontier Foundation

Venezuela
Shots fired at newspaper office in western Venezuela
Instituto Prensa y Sociedad de Venezuela
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Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Cambodia
Cambodian NGO workers, villagers face intimidation
Cambodian Center for Human Rights

Nepal
Award-winning novel torched, Nepali author threatened
Freedom Forum


Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Caro Rolando
Azerbaijan
Groundbreaking report examines freedom of expression in Azerbaijan
Institute for Reporters' Freedom and Safety

Greece
IFEX members call on EU to defend freedom of expression in Greece


Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Hiba Zayadin
Bahrain
Father of boy killed by Bahraini forces arrested at peaceful protest
Bahrain Center for Human Rights

Bahrain
Bahraini rights defender arrested for documenting security violations
Bahrain Center for Human Rights

Jordan
Jordanian professor dismissed over video about harassment on campus
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
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