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21 April 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Iran
Seven journalists among those beaten in Iran's Evin Prison
Committee to Protect Journalists
On 17 April 2014, Iranian guards and intelligence officials raided a section of Tehran's Evin Prison holding political prisoners. At least seven journalists were attacked in this unprecedented act of violence which left dozens of prisoners injured.
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Africa | Somalia
News websites blocked in Somaliland following reports critical of officials
National Union of Somali Journalists
 
Africa | Sudan
Sudan: No justice for protest killings
Human Rights Watch
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Americas | Argentina
ONG exige el fin de la estigmatización de periodistas en Argentina
Foro de Periodismo Argentino
 
Americas | Colombia
Call for end to impunity on 16th anniversary of Colombian journalist's murder
Inter American Press Association
Español
 
Americas | Ecuador
Brother of murdered Ecuadorian journalist receives death threats
Fundación Andina para la Observación y el Estudio de Medios
Español
 
Asia and Pacific | Cambodia
Cambodian park remains off limits as political party supporters beaten by security guards
Cambodian Center for Human Rights
 
Asia and Pacific | Pakistan
Popular television anchor Hamid Mir shot, injured in Karachi
Pakistan Press Foundation
 
Asia and Pacific | Thailand
Journalists face criminal defamation charges in Thailand over story on Burmese refugees
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Europe and Central Asia | Russia
Will the Russian Internet soon be under complete control?
Reporters Without Borders
Français
 
Middle East and North Africa | Egypt
Academia in Egypt: Security forces and self-censorship
Index on Censorship
 
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