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11 December 2013
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Syria
Human rights lawyer Razan Zaitouneh and 3 colleagues abducted in Syria
Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies, PEN International, Reporters Without Borders
Four Syrian activists abducted in the Damascus suburbs, apparently in relation to their humanitarian work, must be released immediately and unconditionally, 16 human rights organisations said on 11 December 2013.
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International
International agreement imposes new controls on surveillance technology exports
Privacy International
 
Americas | Ecuador
Cuatro años de prisión para implicados en la irrupción a canal oficial en Ecuador
Fundación Andina para la Observación y el Estudio de Medios
 
Americas | Honduras
Defensores de DD.HH. investigados supuestamente por inteligencia militar de Honduras
Comité por la Libre Expresión
 
Asia and Pacific | Pakistan
In Pakistan, another journalist breaks his silence
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Asia and Pacific | Thailand
Freedom of information assessed in embattled Thailand
Reporters Without Borders
 
Europe and Central Asia | Azerbaijan
International Human Rights Day: Azerbaijan must respect the right to freedom of expression
Institute for Reporters' Freedom and Safety
 
Europe and Central Asia | Azerbaijan
Editor of critical news website given 10-year jail sentence in Azerbaijan
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Europe and Central Asia | Kosovo (Serbia)
Journalists attacked while covering elections in Kosovo
International Press Institute
 
Europe and Central Asia | Romania
Romanian president urged to counter recriminalisation of libel
Active Watch - Media Monitoring Agency
 
Europe and Central Asia | Serbia
Serbian journalist receives tens of threatening messages
International Press Institute
 
Middle East and North Africa | Egypt
Egypt's security forces still evading justice for mass killing of protesters
Human Rights Watch
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Middle East and North Africa | Syria
Two Spanish journalists kidnapped three months ago by jihadi group in Syria
Reporters Without Borders
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