10 June 2013
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Daily Digest
SPOTLIGHT Iran
Iran's presidential candidates facing strict censorship
Index on Censorship
As the 14 June presidential election draws near, the eight qualified candidates are finding their campaigns being heavily censored. Iran's ruling elite moved to slow internet connections and clamped down on circumvention tools long before the candidates were even announced. (read more)


Africa Compiled by Caro Rolando
République démocratique du Congo
Un journaliste libéré après 52 jours d'emprisonnement en RDC
Reporters Without Borders

Zambia
Zambian broadcasters reject Draft Digital Migration Policy
Media Institute of Southern Africa


Americas Compiled by Erin Woycik
United States
Restrictions limit news coverage of Manning court martial in U.S.
Reporters Without Borders
Español


Asia and Pacific Compiled by Marianna Tzabiras
China
Crackdown on anticorruption activists in China escalates
Human Rights Watch

Nepal
Nepalese journalist expelled without notice
Freedom Forum

Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka's disregard for a free press reflected in missing cartoonist's case
Human Rights Watch


Europe and Central Asia Compiled by Caro Rolando
Spain
Proposed law on criminal proceedings could gag journalists in Spain
International Press Institute


Middle East and North Africa Compiled by Hiba Zayadin
Syria
Two French journalists reported missing in Syria
Committee to Protect Journalists

Yemen
Yemeni daily convicted of defamation in one case, acquitted in another
Committee to Protect Journalists

 

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