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28 May - 4 June 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  China
How the Chinese are taking on the challenge of talking about Tiananmen 25 years later
Marianna Tzabiras
On the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown on pro-democracy protests, IFEX looks at how Chinese citizens are finding ways to speak out despite the censorship.
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A shopper stands in front of a mock tank imitating those used during the 1989 crackdown in Tiananmen Square. Image taken in Hong Kong, 3 June 2014
A shopper stands in front of a mock tank imitating those used during the 1989 crackdown in Tiananmen Square. Image taken in Hong Kong, 3 June 2014
 
International
Governments urged to preserve fundamental freedoms in the age of mass surveillance
 
Africa | Zambia
Public sphere under threat in Zambia as press freedom violations mount
Media Institute of Southern Africa
 
Americas | United States
U.S. government should withdraw subpoena forcing journalist to reveal source
Committee to Protect Journalists
 
Europe and Central Asia | Turkey
A year after Turkey's Gezi Park protests, free expression still under attack
Erin Woycik
 
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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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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