4 June 2013
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Daily Digest
SPOTLIGHT China
Tiananmen Square massacre heads long list of taboo subjects
Reporters Without Borders
On the anniversary of the 1989 crackdown in Tiananmen Square, RSF appeals for the release of free expression advocates, an end to wholesale censorship and the abolition of the information control system known as the "Great Firewall". (read more)


Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
Guinea
In Guinea, 2 people killed, 15 wounded in peaceful demonstration
Media Foundation for West Africa

Togo
Former officer charged for saying military should play role of arbiter in Togo
Media Foundation for West Africa


Americas Compiled by Erin Woycik
Canada
Forceful arrest of Canadian reporter documenting transit accident
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression

Ecuador
Presidente de Ecuador denuncia a tuitero por mensaje en su contra
Fundación Andina para la Observación y el Estudio de Medios


Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
Philippines
Slay-attempt survivor still receiving threats in Philippines
Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility


Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Caro Rolando
Ukraine
Ukrainian LGBT activists hold equality march, receive violent threats
Human Rights Watch


Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Hiba Zayadin
Egypt
Coptic Egyptian lawyer accused of defaming Islam sentenced to prison
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information

Egypt
Authorities pursue legal action against Egyptian journalists
Committee to Protect Journalists

الأردن
السلطات الاردنية تحجب مئات المواقع الإلكترونية
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information

 

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