6 November 2013
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Jamaica
Jamaica decriminalises defamation
International Press Institute
After a seven-year debate involving representatives of the government, media, and civil society, Jamaica has now become the first independent Caribbean country to have no criminal defamation laws — including seditious libel — on the books.
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International
Why data localisation mandates are not the answer to the problem of global surveillance
Index on Censorship
 
Africa | Mali
Dim prospects for media freedom in northern Mali after French journalists' murder
Reporters Without Borders
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Asia and Pacific | Pakistan
Renewed fatwa calling for "actions" against Pakistani journalists
Reporters Without Borders
 
Europe and Central Asia | Russia
Norwegian TV crew reporting on Sochi Olympics harassed in Russia
Human Rights Watch
 
Middle East and North Africa | Syria
Journalism in Syria, an impossible job?
Reporters Without Borders
Français
 
Middle East and North Africa | United Arab Emirates / Egypt
Concerns about Muslim Brotherhood trial in the United Arab Emirates
Human Rights Watch
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