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20 December 2013
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Turkey
Turkish writer Ayşe Berktay released from prison
PEN American Center
Turkish translator, writer, and peaceful activist Ayşe Berktay has been released from prison pending trial today. However, her ongoing prosecution is indicative of a continued assault on writers and scholars whose views the Turkish government disfavors.
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Africa | The Gambia
Gambia: Nine years of impunity for killing of journalist Deyda Hydara
ARTICLE 19
Français
 
Americas | Argentina
Argentina should release editor accused of sedition
Committee to Protect Journalists
Español
 
Americas | Honduras
Continúan las amenazas de muerte contra dos periodistas hondureños
Comité por la Libre Expresión
 
Americas | Honduras
Accusations by Honduran military endanger activist
Human Rights Watch
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Americas | Venezuela
Regional TV host assaulted by municipal politician in Venezuela
Instituto Prensa y Sociedad de Venezuela
Español
 
Europe and Central Asia | Azerbaijan
Prominent election monitor arrested in Azerbaijan
Human Rights Watch
 
Europe and Central Asia | Belarus
Belarus urged to halt ban on freelance journalists
International Federation of Journalists
 
Europe and Central Asia | Hungary
Hungary nationalises its school textbook market
International Publishers' Association
 
Middle East and North Africa | Tunisia
An elusive right: Free expression in post-revolutionary Tunisia
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
 
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