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12 - 19 February 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Ukraine
One journalist killed, 27 others injured as Ukrainian protests ignite
Caro Rolando
Vyacheslav Veremyi's death is a tragic outcome of the social unrest that has overtaken Ukraine since November 2013, when citizens began demonstrating against President Viktor Yanukovych's decision not to sign EU trade agreements.
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Anti-government protesters stand behind burning barricades in Kiev's Independence Square, 19 February 2014.
Anti-government protesters stand behind burning barricades in Kiev's Independence Square, 19 February 2014.
 
International
World Radio Day: Reinforcing freedom of expression, cultural diversity and gender equality
World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC)
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Africa | Ethiopia / International
Surveillance follows Ethiopian political refugee to the U.K.
Privacy International
 
Americas | Venezuela
Government gets aggressive with media in attempt to hide violence in Venezuela
Erin Woycik
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Asia and Pacific | Vietnam
Coalition condemns Vietnam court decision in Le Quoc Quan case
 
Middle East and North Africa | Libya
Free expression in new Libya approached with same draconian Gaddafi-era law
Reporters Without Borders
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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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