All posts tagged RSF

Lyudmila Alexeeva – rights defender’s photos with Secretary Kerry and with BBG members

U.S. Secretary Of State Meets Russian Rights Activists RFE/RL U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has met with leading Russian human rights activists amid concerns about a crackdown by Russian authorities on civil society groups. The meeting took place on …

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CUSIB's Tala Dowlatshahi featured in The Iranian Women in American Journalism Project (IWAJ)

Republished from CUSIB website. [caption id="attachment_11567" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Tala Dowlatshahi"][/caption] The Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB - www.cusib.org) board member Tala Dowlatshahi was featured in

China – Statement by the Liu Xiaobo Support Committee and Amnesty International France

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Statement by the Liu Xiaobo Support Committee and Amnesty International France 18 April 2012 "Art against censorship in China” special event.

Russia – Government eager to use Net surveillance software currently in test phase — RSF

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders condemns plans by Roskomnadzor, Russia's federal supervisory agency for communications, information technology and mass media, to use search

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

United States – Reporters arrested, roughed up while covering Occupy Wall Street protests

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - The often violent response to the Occupy Wall Street campaign that is growing in the United States and elsewhere is affecting

China – Journalist murdered while covering illegal cooking oil scandal

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders is appalled to learn that Li Xiang , a journalist with Luoyang Television in Luoyang (in the eastern

China – Authorities step up pressure on cyber-dissidents

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders firmly condemns a wave of arrests of Chinese cyber-dissidents in recent months. The authorities are clearly determined to

Belarus – Increased harassment of journalists on eve of Freedom Day

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders is outraged by the arrests of journalists Aleksandr Lomashkin and Ales Asiptsu in separate incidents yesterday, on the

China – Cyber-dissident gets heavy jail term after unfair trial

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders is appalled to learn that cyber-dissident Liu Xianbin was sentenced to ten years in jail today on a

Kosovo – US ambassador launches unacceptable attack on Kosovo journalists

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders deplores US ambassador Christopher Dell's open letter (see below) to Kosovo's Independent Media Commission on 23 February criticising

China – Police violence against journalists, invitations to tea

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Police officers roughed up foreign journalists trying to cover a protest on Beijing's Wangfujing Street, including a Bloomberg News reporter who

Syria – Security court sentences young woman blogger to five years in prison

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Reporters Without Borders is outraged by the cruelty and injustice of the five-year jail sentence that a Damascus state security court

Cuba – Journalist’s release and unblocking of dissident blogs – signs of real opening?

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - The 12 February release of Héctor Maseda Gutiérrez , the co-founder of a small independent news agency called the Grupo de

Russia – Guardian reporter allowed to return

Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) - Luke Harding , correspondent of the British daily The Guardian who was deported from Russia on 5 February, returned to his

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