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21 January 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Canada / Palestine
Canada should investigate assault on Palestinian journalist by Prime Minister's body guard
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
Reports that a Canadian security official physically assaulted a Palestinian cameraman at the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem surfaced on 20 January 2014 in the midst of the Prime Minister's first official trip to the Middle East.
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International
World Report: Suppression of minority views, eradication of privacy and other rights struggles
Human Rights Watch
 
Africa | Sierra Leone
Sierra Leonean activists and journalists harassed, accused of defamation
Media Foundation for West Africa
 
Americas | Chile
Drones appear in the skies over Chile
Derechos Digitales
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Americas | Haiti
Nine indicted for 2000 murder of radio journalist in Haiti
Reporters Without Borders
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Americas | Honduras
Following criticism, Honduras suspends new secrecy law
Inter American Press Association
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Americas | Mexico
Impunidad en México...at a Glance
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Asia and Pacific | China
Uyghur citizen-journalist detained once again by Chinese authorities
Reporters Without Borders
 
Asia and Pacific | Vietnam
Vietnamese malware targets inboxes of EFF's staff, AP reporter
Electronic Frontier Foundation
 
Europe and Central Asia | Greece
Concerns over transparency, coverage and quality at Greece's new public broadcaster
International Federation of Journalists
 
Middle East and North Africa | Libya
Three journalists abducted in Libya; assailants unidentified yet
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
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Middle East and North Africa | United Arab Emirates
UAE jails 20 Egyptians and 10 Emiratis over "ties to Muslim Brotherhood"
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
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