22 October 2013
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Bahrain
Massive teargas shipment sought by government of Bahrain generates concern
Human Rights Watch
A document apparently leaked from Bahrain's Interior Ministry indicates that the government wants to purchase 1.6 million canisters of teargas, raising concerns that it could be misused to suppress anti-government protests.
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International
Artistic freedom report: Comedian sent to labour camp in North Korea, rock fans arrested in Iran and more
ARTICLE 19
 
Africa | Liberia
Frontpage Africa publisher placed under house arrest in Liberia
Center for Media Studies and Peace Building
 
Africa | Somalia
Universal TV reporter shot by unidentified assailants in Somalia
National Union of Somali Journalists
 
Americas | Colombia
Reiterados ataques contra la prensa en el norte de Colombia
Fundación para la Libertad de Prensa
 
Americas | México
En México, policías detienen arbitrariamente a periodista
ARTICLE 19
 
Europe and Central Asia | Macedonia
European network condemns Macedonian journalist's unprecedented prison sentence
South East European Network for Professionalization of Media
 
Middle East and North Africa | إسرائيل / فلسطين
اصابة المصور امجد شومان برصاصة مطاطية في رأسه من قبل القوات الاسرائيلية
Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms
 
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