22 May 2013
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Daily Digest
SPOTLIGHT Nepal
In Nepal, press faces litigation for critical coverage of courts
Committee to Protect Journalists
Judicial authorities in Nepal are urged to stop targeting outlets of the Kathmandu-based Kantipur Publications and dismiss a case filed against the organisation and one of its journalists. (read more)


Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
Kenya
Kenyan court's interpretation of "citizens" limits access to information
ARTICLE 19


Americas Compiled by Erin Woycik
United States
Outrage over U.S. investigation of journalist's private communications
International Press Institute

Venezuela
Incendiaron vehículo de canal de televisión en Venezuela
Instituto Prensa y Sociedad de Venezuela


Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Burma / China / United States
In Burma, telecoms risk complicity in surveillance, censorship
Human Rights Watch


Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Caro Rolando
Azerbaijan
Repressive draft bill threatens Azeri civil society
Institute for Reporters' Freedom and Safety

Bulgaria
Bulgaria's government mirrored in the media
Index on Censorship

Ukraine
Police fail to intervene in attack against Ukrainian reporters
Committee to Protect Journalists


Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Hiba Zayadin
Iran
Iran's election candidates asked to support, respect freedom of information
Reporters Without Borders

Iraq
Iraqi journalist threatened for reporting on corruption
Committee to Protect Journalists

Israel / Palestine
Restrictions on movement are biggest hurdle for journalists in Israel, Palestine
International Press Institute

Tunisia
Tunisian feminist Amina Tyler arrested for 'immoral gestures'
Index on Censorship

 

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