19 April 2013
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Daily Digest
SPOTLIGHT Afghanistan
Journalists' safety: Getting ready for contingencies
Committee to Protect Journalists
Considering the worst-case scenarios for post-2014 Afghanistan, international news agencies should start planning a range of assistance responses for locally hired journalists and media staff. (read more)


Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
Nigeria
Nigerian journalists re-arrested, arraigned on forgery charges
Media Rights Agenda

Nigeria
Nigerian policemen assault reporter for taking pictures of a demolition
Media Rights Agenda

Swaziland
Swazi magazine handed heavy fine for criticism of chief justice
Media Institute of Southern Africa


Americas Compiled by Erin Woycik
Antigua and Barbuda
Antiguan political leaders commit to repealing criminal defamation
International Press Institute

Colombia
Colombian journalist forced to flee after receiving threats
Fundación para la Libertad de Prensa
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Mexico
Explosives detonated outside newspaper office in Jalisco, Mexico
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Español


Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Caro Rolando
Russia
Activist critical of Russian NGO inspections held without bail
Human Rights Watch

United Kingdom
Internet browsing is a legitimate exception to copyright, says UK court
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Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Hiba Zayadin
Iran
Detained Iranian journalists subjected to ongoing abuses
Committee to Protect Journalists

Iraq
Fear mounts for journalists covering local elections in Iraqi Kurdistan
Reporters Without Borders
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Oman
Two detained Omani activists gone missing
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
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