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5 - 12 February 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  International
International community unites against Big Brother
On 11 February, The Day We Fight Back, organisations and individuals around the world demanded an end to mass surveillance.
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International
Is carrying shoeboxes a crime in Turkey, Uganda's anti-pornography bill and other artistic freedom news
ARTICLE 19
 
Africa | Africa
New African free expression network highlights need for protection of journalists
Media Foundation for West Africa
 
Americas | Brazil
Brazilian cameraman dies after being injured by explosives in Rio de Janeiro
Associação Brasileira de Jornalismo Investigativo
 
Asia and Pacific | Hong Kong (China) / China / Taiwan
Journalists in Hong Kong and Taiwan battle Beijing's influence
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Europe and Central Asia | Turkey
Turkish president urged not to sign draconian Internet censorship into law
Reporters Without Borders
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Middle East and North Africa | Iraq
Journalists killed in Iraq more often targeted than caught in crossfire
Hiba Zayadin
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25 years after Tiananmen ask President Xi Jinping to implement China's constitution

Pro-democracy activist Lui Yuk-lin shouts during a protest calling for the release of Chinese journalist Gao Yu, Hong Kong publisher Yao Wentian and Chinese lawyer Pu Zhiqiang, outside the Chinese liaison office in Hong Kong on 11 May 2014

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Leslie de Freitas, Communications Specialist

IFEX THIS WEEK SECTION EDITORS
Marianna Tzabiras: International, Asia & Pacific; Erin Woycik: Americas; Caro Rolando: Africa, Europe & Central Asia; Hiba Zayadin: Middle East & North Africa
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