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14 February 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Venezuela
Government gets aggressive with media in attempt to hide violence in Venezuela
Erin Woycik
In an attempt to hide the destructive violence of anti-government protests that took place on 12 February 2014, the Maduro administration has threatened media outlets who dare to veer from the official line, taking at least one off the air.
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International
When journalists are killed, witnesses may be next
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Africa | Côte d'Ivoire
Côte d' Ivoire's media regulatory body suspends newspaper over "insults" against president
Media Foundation for West Africa
 
Americas | British Virgin Islands
British Virgin Islands must include public-interest exception in cybercrime bill
International Press Institute
 
Americas | Mexico
Mexican documentary 'Presumed Guilty' finds justice
Committee to Protect Journalists
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Asia and Pacific | Afghanistan
Afghan journalists steadfast as international withdrawal approaches
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Asia and Pacific | India
India's courts caught in pornophobia
Index on Censorship
 
Middle East and North Africa | Bahrain
Tear gas and birdshot mark third anniversary of Bahrain's uprising
Hiba Zayadin
 
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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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