10 May 2013
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Don't let Turkish women's rights activist stay in jail for 15 years
 
Daily Digest
SPOTLIGHT Liberia
Journalists impose media blackout on Liberian presidency
Center for Media Studies and Peace Building
The Press Union of Liberia has announced a news blackout on the Liberian presidency until journalists across the country can be guaranteed freedom and safety. The blackout is a response to threatening remarks made by the director of the Executive Protection Service. (read more)


Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
Chad / Senegal
Chadian editor accused of "inciting hatred", blogger in Senegal expelled
Reporters Without Borders
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Americas Compiled by Erin Woycik
Ecuador
Ecuadorian journalist gets threats via Twitter after writing report
Fundación Andina para la Observación y el Estudio de Medios
Español

Honduras
In Honduras, journalists' access to information arbitrarily restricted
Inter American Press Association
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Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Philippines
Philippines court convicts broadcaster's killer, masterminds still at large
Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility

Vanuatu
Vanuatu urged to look into journalist's arrest over Facebook comment
Pacific Freedom Forum


Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Caro Rolando
Belarus
Belarusian authorities jail two independent journalists
Reporters Without Borders
Français


Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Hiba Zayadin
Palestine / Israel
Violations of media freedoms in Israel, Palestine in April 2013
Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms
عربي

Tunisia
Tunisia's draft constitution needs improving to further protect freedom of expression
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