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13 March 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Japan
Nuclear lobby still gagging independent coverage three years after Fukushima disaster
Reporters Without Borders
RSF deplores the climate of censorship and self-censorship that continues to prevail in discussions of nuclear energy in Japan three years after the disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.
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International
Getty Images allows free embedding, but at what cost to privacy?
Electronic Frontier Foundation
 
Africa | Somalia
Media freedom groups call for an end to closure of Somaliland newspaper
International Federation of Journalists
 
Africa | Sudan
Sudan: Eleven newspapers seized in less than a week
Reporters Without Borders
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Americas | Mexico
Community journalist in Mexico released on bail after five days in jail
World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC)
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Americas | Peru
Journalists in Peru receive death threats after criticizing municipal government
Instituto Prensa y Sociedad
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Americas | United States
How to apply international human rights law to NSA spying
Electronic Frontier Foundation
 
Asia and Pacific | Burma / Asia & Pacific
Regional perspective on media reforms in Burma
Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility
 
Europe and Central Asia | Croatia
Croatia: One journalist attacked, another burned in effigy
International Press Institute
 
Europe and Central Asia | Turkey
Turkey: 15-year-old dies following police violence at Taksim protest
Human Rights Watch
 
Middle East and North Africa | لبنان
التعبير عن الرأي في لبنان جريمة الكترونية
Maharat Foundation
 
Middle East and North Africa | Yemen
Crackdown on Yemen's southern protesters leaves one dead, five injured
Human Rights Watch
 
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