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4 June 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Turkey
A year after Turkey's Gezi Park protests, free expression still under attack
Erin Woycik
Violence at Gezi Park anniversary protests in Turkey points to the fact that freedom of expression is still under threat one year after anti-government protest swept through the country.
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Africa | Burundi
Burundian human rights defender arbitrarily arrested, dubiously charged
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression
 
Africa | Sudan
Sudanese authorities urged not to introduce a "censorship bureau"
Reporters Without Borders
 
Americas | Las Américas / Colombia
Preocupación por nuevas propuestas que debilitarían autonomía de la CIDH
Fundación para la Libertad de Prensa
 
Americas | Mexico
Mexican journalist's body found four days after his abduction
Reporters Without Borders
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Asia and Pacific | East Timor
Veto the new media law in Timor, says Pacific Freedom Forum
Pacific Freedom Forum
 
Asia and Pacific | Japan
Japanese prosecutor suspends contempt proceedings against journalist
Reporters Without Borders
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Europe and Central Asia | Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan must reject bills that would violate speech and association rights
Human Rights Watch
 
Middle East and North Africa | Bahrain
Bahraini teen detained on charges of "filming unauthorised gatherings"
Bahrain Center for Human Rights
 
Middle East and North Africa | Iran
Iran court sentences 12 netizens to lengthy prison terms for social media activities
Reporters Without Borders
 
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