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26 February - 5 March 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  International
Music Freedom Day: Five examples of how music was censored in 2013
Marianna Tzabiras
On Music Freedom Day, IFEX recognises the free expression rights of musicians and looks back at five cases from the last year when people have tried to stop the music.
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In December 2013, Tunisian rapper Weld El 15 was sentenced to four months in prison for a song that criticised the police
In December 2013, Tunisian rapper Weld El 15 was sentenced to four months in prison for a song that criticised the police
 
Africa | The Gambia
Gambian journalist details his escape from Jammeh regime
Index on Censorship
 
Americas | Brazil
Brazil: Four journalists killed since start of 2014
Reporters Without Borders
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Asia and Pacific | Pakistan
First-ever convictions in a case of a murdered Pakistani journalist
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Europe and Central Asia | Ukraine
Access to information a casualty as Russian troops invade Crimea
Caro Rolando
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Middle East and North Africa | Algeria
Algerian authorities arrest four journalists covering protest against president's re-election bid
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
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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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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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