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10 March 2014
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Free expression news
SPOTLIGHT  |  Hong Kong (China)
Chief Executive of Hong Kong urged to protect freedom of expression
Hong Kong Journalists Association, International Federation of Journalists
After a series of increasingly violent events, IFEX members and supporters call on Chief Executive Leung Chun-Ying to take clear and deliberate steps to defend press freedom.
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Organisations put forth selection criteria for Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression
Africa | Liberia
Radio host resigns over Liberian government's interference in his work
Center for Media Studies and Peace Building
Americas | Honduras
Poder Ejecutivo ordena el cierre de ONGs en Honduras
Comité por la Libre Expresión
Asia and Pacific | Pakistan
Journalist Abrar Tanoli killed in Pakistan, had previously received threats
International Federation of Journalists
Asia and Pacific | Vietnam
Mounting concerns for the health of three Vietnamese writers and activists
PEN International
Europe and Central Asia | Russia
The silence at the Sochi winter games
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
Europe and Central Asia | Turkey
Turkish women's rights advocate Eren Keskin on her life's work and the problem of impunity
Sara Whyatt
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Middle East and North Africa | Iraq
Two Iraqi cameramen killed in suicide attack
International Federation of Journalists
Middle East and North Africa | Palestine / Israel
Palestinian women journalists subjected to attacks by both Israeli and Palestinian forces
Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms
Middle East and North Africa | Syria
Canadian photographer killed by barrel bomb in Syria
Reporters Without Borders
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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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