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This Week  Putting free expression issues in focus
SPOTLIGHT Mexico
Mexican free speech NGO receives threats of reprisal
ARTICLE 19
ARTICLE 19’s Mexico office has received an anonymous letter containing a direct threat of reprisal for the work that the staff undertakes to protect journalists from violence. (read more)
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Darío Ramírez, executive director of ARTICLE 19's Mexico office, in a video about the threats
Darío Ramírez, executive director of ARTICLE 19's Mexico office, in a video about the threats


International Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Quality of information overlooked in rush to spread digital access
Index on Censorship


Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
Nigeria
Nigerian film board bans documentary on corruption in oil industry


Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Malaysia
Watching the Watchdog: Analysis of media coverage of Malaysian election
Centre for Independent Journalism


Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Caro Rolando
Uzbekistan
Uzbek writer released after over 14 years in prison
Writers in Prison Committee, PEN International


Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Hiba Zayadin
Yemen
Yemeni media face mounting threats as campaign to free journalist intensifies

 
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