31 October 2013
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Argentina
Argentina's new biometric ID system ignores right to privacy
Asociación por los Derechos Civiles
In Argentina, a government database holding the pictures and fingerprints of its citizens will soon allow officials to identify people based on their DNA and iris information.
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Africa | South Sudan
South Sudan's draft media laws must ensure independence from political influence
International Press Institute
 
Americas | Nicaragua
Espionaje político y persecución contra periodista en Nicaragua
PEN International
 
Asia and Pacific | China
China condemned for depriving people of their right to know
International Federation of Journalists
 
Europe and Central Asia | Turkey
International media turn attention to imprisoned journalists in Turkey
International Federation of Journalists
 
Middle East and North Africa | Bahrain
Local rights group launches innovative campaign to end impunity in Bahrain
Bahrain Center for Human Rights
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Middle East and North Africa | Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia jails journalist for supporting women's right to drive
Human Rights Watch
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