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Swedish journalists on trial in Ethiopia — Voice of America journalists already penalized — BBG Watch

As the trial of two Swedish journalists gets underway in Ethiopia, it is worth remembering that a Voice of America journalist David Arnold was dismissed from his position and other VOA journalists had their reports censored after the Ethiopian regime had complained about their work to the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), a U.S.

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Swedish journalists on trial in Ethiopia — Voice of America journalists already penalized

BBG Watch -- As the trial of two Swedish journalists gets underway in Ethiopia, it is worth remembering that a Voice of America journalist David Arnold

Blog: Swedish support for jailed colleagues in Ethiopia, Eritrea — CPJ

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

If you pass by Kronoberg Prison in Sweden's capital, Stockholm, you will see journalists chained to its gates. They have

Ethiopia – Outcome already decided in trial of Swedish journalists? — RSF

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders will pay close attention to the trial of Swedish journalists Martin Schibbye and Johan Persson , which is

Committee to Protect Journalists Impact — CPJ on WikiLeaks

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

News from the Committee to Protect Journalists, September 2011

Journalist ID'd in WikiLeaks cable, flees Ethiopia

U.S. diplomatic cables disclosed last

BBG releases model grant agreement with grantee broadcast entities

Please note this paragraph. While it applies to the grantees, the same rule governs Voice of America. We wonder why and how it was ignored when VOA broadcasts

Talk of resignation at BBG meeting

"Kim Andrew Elliott reporting on International Broadcasting" website has a wealth of information on the latest BBG meeting,

BBG's "Recent Threats to Media Freedom" statement remains open to charges of hypocrisy

The latest BBG statement on threats to media freedom, while quite strong, ignores the detention of VOA correspondent in China earlier this year and is silent on violence

Two Ethiopian journalists detained on terrorism charges — CPJ

Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) -

New York, September 16, 2011--Authorities in Ethiopia arrested two independent journalists this week on accusations of involvement in a terrorism

On Human Rights, Obama’s Words Soar Above Actions

Human Rights Watch (HRW) - Here is the original post:
On Human Rights, Obama's Words

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