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3 December 2013
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Democratic Republic of Congo
Journalist in DRC detained, accused of planning to "sabotage" presidential visit
Journaliste en danger
Roger Sebyera was arrested on 30 November by government intelligence officials for acting "suspiciously" while he reported on President Joseph Kabila's arrival to Rutshuru.
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International
Civil society letter expresses concern about allegations of state surveillance
ARTICLE 19
 
International
Unveiling the shroud of secrecy on the TPP, a multilateral trade agreement
ARTICLE 19
 
Americas | Barbados
Disproportionate charges against journalists in Barbados must be dropped
Inter American Press Association
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Americas | Brazil
Arbitrary arrests characterise police response to protests in Brazil
ARTICLE 19
 
Americas | Canada
Canada urged to pass Anti-SLAPP bill protecting public participation
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
 
Americas | United States
U.S. journalist faced prison for posting media relations number on his blog
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Americas | Venezuela
Tribunal ratificó multa en contra de dos diarios venezolanos por publicar fotografía
Instituto Prensa y Sociedad de Venezuela
 
Asia and Pacific | India
Interview with author Kiran Desai on threats to freedom of expression in India and the role of PEN
PEN International
 
Asia and Pacific | Pakistan
Two injured in attack on media group offices in Pakistan
Pakistan Press Foundation
 
Middle East and North Africa | Bahrain
Internet surveillance in Bahrain reaches new high in the name of national security
Bahrain Center for Human Rights
 
Middle East and North Africa | Egypt
Egypt's judiciary issues gag orders in cases of serious concern to the public
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
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