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27 February 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  International
Escalating concerns about privacy lead to calls for increased UN action
Marianna Tzabiras
A call for a UN mandate on privacy emerged from an expert seminar held in Geneva this week on "The Right to Privacy in the Digital Age".
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Africa | Uganda
Ugandan journalist says anti-gay law denies rights to expression, privacy
International Press Institute
 
Americas | Canada
Canadian MP withdraws his own bill, eliminates threat to CBC journalism
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
 
Americas | United States
U.S. court orders Google to remove Innocence of Muslims film from YouTube
Index on Censorship
 
Asia and Pacific | Hong Kong (China)
Former Hong Kong editor attacked with cleaver
 
Europe and Central Asia | Azerbaijan
Investigative journalist accused of espionage as crackdown on Azeri civil society intensifies
Institute for Reporters' Freedom and Safety
 
Europe and Central Asia | Switzerland
Swiss court orders journalist to testify against source
International Federation of Journalists
 
Middle East and North Africa | Yemen
Yemeni authorities ban the printing of an independent newspaper
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
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