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12 December 2013
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Argentina
Ignoring repeated warnings, Argentina's biometrics database leaks personal data
Privacy International
Thousands of Argentinians had their privacy rights violated when the electoral registration roll, which had been made available online, experienced a major leak of personal data after the presidential election.
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International
International appeal: Writers against mass surveillance
PEN International
 
Africa | Africa
IFEX members meet in Ghana to discuss regional networking in Africa
Media Foundation for West Africa
 
Americas | Ecuador
Environmental NGO shut down by presidential decree in Ecuador
Human Rights Watch
Español
 
Americas | Mexico
Concerns grow over missing Mexican journalist
ARTICLE 19
Español
 
Americas | Peru
Explosives set off at home of Peruvian journalist who reported on local corruption
Instituto Prensa y Sociedad
Español
 
Asia and Pacific | India
Indian journalist murdered in Chhattisgarh state
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Asia and Pacific | Philippines
Three Filipino broadcasters killed in eleven days, another survives shooting
Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility
 
Europe and Central Asia | Greece
Members of Golden Dawn party allegedly beat media workers in Greece
International Press Institute
 
Europe and Central Asia | Russia
Freedom House creates human rights guide for athletes, others attending Sochi Olympics in Russia
Freedom House
 
Europe and Central Asia | Turkey
Two journalists freed in Turkey, but sixty others remain in jail
International Federation of Journalists
 
Middle East and North Africa | Iran
Computer Crimes in Iran: Online repression in practice
ARTICLE 19
 
Middle East and North Africa | Iraq
Iraqi Kurdistan establishes committee to monitor investigations into murder of journalist
International Federation of Journalists
 
Middle East and North Africa | Yemen
Yemen: Dutch journalist and husband released after being kidnapped for six months
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
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