11 December 2012
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Call for release of Chinese Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo and wife Liu Xia
 
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SPOTLIGHT Bahrain
IFEX condemns verdict in Bahraini rights defender's case
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Human rights defender Nabeel Rajab was sentenced to three years in prison in August 2012 for calling for and participating in peaceful gatherings on three occasions. On 11 December, his sentence was upheld but reduced to two years. (read more)
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International Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Number of journalists in prison reaches record high
Committee to Protect Journalists
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Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
Equatorial Guinea
Opposition leader arbitrarily arrested in Equatorial Guinea
Human Rights Watch

Nigeria
Journalist assaulted by state security personnel in Nigeria
Media Rights Agenda


Americas Compiled by Erin Woycik
Ecuador
Ecuadorian blogger released after hacking presidential account
Fundación Andina para la Observación y el Estudio de Medios
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México
Funcionario lanzó comentarios homofóbicos a periodista mexicano
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Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Laos
Swiss NGO director expelled from Laos for criticising government
Southeast Asian Press Alliance


Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Caro Rolando
Russia
Russian parliament should reject homophobic bill, says Human Rights Watch
Human Rights Watch


Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Hiba Zayadin
Iraq
Iraqi security forces kidnap journalist, assault others
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
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Lebanon
Security agency's request puts Lebanese citizens' privacy at risk
Electronic Frontier Foundation

 

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