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Feb 06, 2015
White House asked to help bring home missing journalist held in SyriaParents of a missing journalist detained in Syria and the press freedom group Reporters Without Borders are calling on the White House to help bring the journalist home safely.
Dec 17, 2014
Growing threat to press freedom: 66 journalists murdered in Syria in 2014The deadliest country for journalists in 2014 was Syria, where 15 were killed, followed by the Palestinian territories, especially Gaza, then eastern Ukraine, Iraq and Libya.
Jul 10, 2014
Myanmar: Journalists sentenced to 10 years for reporting on chemical weaponsThe article alleged that the country's military was operating a chemical weapons factory in the town of Pauk in Magway, under the instructions of former strongman junta chief Than Shwe.
Dec 14, 2013
Reporters' group wants attack on journalists to be war crimeThe global group Reporters Without Borders is proposing that attacks on journalists be considered war crimes by the International Criminal Court.
Nov 20, 2013
UAE, Kuwait jail two Twitter users for dissent, blasphemyA United Arab Emirates court has jailed a man for two years for tweeting about a political trial...
Oct 14, 2013
Syria: Gunmen kidnap 7 Red Cross workersGunmen abducted six Red Cross workers and a Syrian Red Crescent volunteer after stopping their convoy early Sunday in northwestern Syria, a spokesman said, in the latest high-profile kidnapping in the country's civil war.
Jul 09, 2013
Turkey: Gezi Park shut for public, hours after reopeningAn Istanbul park that was at the center of weeks of anti-government demonstrations opened for a few hours Monday, but Turkish authorities quickly closed it and fired a water cannon, tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters heading to the area for a planned rally.
Jul 08, 2013
Internet big boys take aim at Singapore's 'regressive' new rulesSingapore's move to tighten regulation of news web sites, already under fire from bloggers and human rights groups, has attracted criticism from an unexpected quarter ...
Nov 21, 2012
131 on the press freedom index: A wakeup call for India?How did Bangladesh make it ahead of India on the Press Freedom Index? And why is the motherland of the Argumentative Indian ranked 131 anyway?
Mar 17, 2012
India features in the 'Enemies of the Internet' listFreedom to speech and expression is one of democracy's biggest boons, and India being a democracy (the world's ...