1 May - 8 May 2013
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This Week  Putting free expression issues in focus
SPOTLIGHT Iran
As election nears, Iran's journalists are in chains
Committee to Protect Journalists
Iran continues to jail dozens of journalists, stifling critical news coverage and commentary. Crucial links to the international community have been cut off as the June presidential vote approaches. (read more)
Journalists imprisoned in Iran, December 2000-April 2013
Journalists imprisoned in Iran, December 2000-April 2013


International Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
The Right to Blog: Why we need to protect bloggers as well as traditional media
ARTICLE 19
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Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
Guinea
Opposition demonstrators attacked, killed and journalists threatened in Guinea protests
Media Foundation for West Africa


Americas Compiled by Erin Woycik
Canada
Review of free expression in Canada highlights "cult of secrecy"
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression


Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Asia & Pacific
Working within bounds: Southeast Asia's press freedom challenges in 2013
Southeast Asian Press Alliance

Vietnam
Police respond with violence to bloggers' picnic protests in Vietnam
Reporters Without Borders
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Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Caro Rolando
Belarus
Belarusian authorities bury Chernobyl's dangerous legacy
Index on Censorship

 
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