8 May - 15 May 2013
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SPOTLIGHT United States
U.S. Justice Department seizes journalists' call records
Electronic Frontier Foundation
The Associated Press (AP) has revealed that the U.S. Justice Department secretly collected telephone records of 20 of its phone lines from April and May 2012. The records may contain communications with confidential sources across all of the newsgathering activities undertaken by the AP. (read more)
The seat reserved for the Associated Press is empty before U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder addresses a news conference, 14 May 2013
The seat reserved for the Associated Press is empty before U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder addresses a news conference, 14 May 2013


International Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Artistic censorship report: Filmmaker abducted, street artists fined
ARTICLE 19
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Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
Liberia
Journalists impose media blackout on Liberian presidency
Center for Media Studies and Peace Building


Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Pakistan
Pakistan urged to investigate presence of spyware on its communications network
ARTICLE 19


Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Caro Rolando
Turkey
Turkish court bans coverage of car bomb explosions near Syrian border
Reporters Without Borders
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Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Hiba Zayadin
Egypt
Egyptian artists declare war on sexual harassment
Index on Censorship

 
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