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10 January 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Nauru
Foreign journalists not welcome as Nauru hikes cost of media visas
Human Rights Watch
The small Pacific nation of Nauru has opted for an innovative way to discourage foreign media scrutiny of a touchy human rights issue: jack-up the cost of a journalist visa 40-fold. The move is aimed at detering foreign media outlets and freelance journalists from seeking to report on the country's treatment of asylum seekers.
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Africa | Ethiopia
Ethiopian journalist on prison odyssey needs medical care
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Americas | México
Graves deficiencias en la actuación de órganos de transparencia en México
ARTICLE 19
 
Americas | Venezuela
En Venezuela Ministra de Comunicación publica lista con información privada de periodistas
Instituto Prensa y Sociedad de Venezuela
 
Asia and Pacific | Bangladesh
Bangladeshi journalist gets seven-year jail sentence for decade-old articles
Reporters Without Borders
 
Asia and Pacific | Pakistan
2013: A deadly year for Pakistan's Internet freedom
Index on Censorship
 
Europe and Central Asia | Turkey
Draft bill threatens Internet freedom in Turkey
IPS Communication Foundation
 
Middle East and North Africa | Egypt
Detention extended for Al Jazeera English journalists held in Egypt
Reporters Without Borders
 
Middle East and North Africa | Jordan
Jordanian journalists prevented from covering parliamentary sessions
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
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