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Turkey – International media turn attention to imprisoned journalists in Turkey

After seven years behind bars, Turkish journalist Füsun Erdoğan was still not released when she appeared in an Istanbul court on Wednesday. However, international and Turkish media are now really turning the spotlight on the case of the dozens of imprisoned Turkish journalists.

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Briefing with Belarusian Civil Society and Human Rights Activists

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): Despite upcoming major international and domestic events that will draw attention to Belarus, in particular the 2014

Turkey – Turkey fines TV stations in connection with protest coverage

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on the Turkish state media regulator to reverse its decision to penalize four TV stations in

Russia – Setback for freedom of information as Duma passes restrictive new laws

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders is deeply concerned at the approval by the lower house of the Russian Parliament, the Duma, two days

Free Press – The Cornerstone of Democracy

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): “Today marks two decades since the United Nations General Assembly designated May 3 as World Press Freedom

WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - 39 leaders, groups named as Predators of Freedom of Information in 2013 On World Press Freedom Day, Reporters Without Borders is

Blog: The New York Times takes on China’s censors – CPJ

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Well, that didn't take long. Just days after The New York Times' soft launch of its Chinese-language edition and accompanying microblog accounts,

Experts say “crimes against freedom of expression” should have special status – RSF

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders welcomes yesterday's joint declaration by four international experts calling on governments to treat “crimes against freedom of expression”

China blocks Bloomberg for political report – CPJ

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New York, June 29, 2012--Chinese censors should unblock the website of the Bloomberg news agency, which became inaccessible today following a story on

New NGO rules ‘open new front’ in Kremlin crackdown – NED

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED):

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Is a new authoritarian axis emerging? – NED

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED):

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CPJ Blog: Chinese microblog regulates, suspends users–again

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Pity those of us who monitor the ups and downs of China's popular microblog platform, Sina Weibo. For every story its

Who really speaks for China? Wei Jingsheng, Yu Jie, Fang Lizhi, Chen Guangcheng…

Democracy Digest from the National Endowment for Democracy (NED): When dissident lawyer Chen Guang­cheng escaped ­extra-legal house arrest to make his way to the U.S. Embassy,

10 Most Censored Countries

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

CPJ's new analysis identifies Eritrea, North Korea, Syria, Iran as worst

Originally posted here: 10 Most

Blog: Blind lawyer spurs news blackout in China – CPJ

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News of blind legal activist Chen Guangcheng has been censored for months. International news reports of his escape last week

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