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18/01/2018
MENA, JORDAN
Press freedom defenders are calling for the release of two Jordanian journalists who were arrested on Tuesday over a complaint by the country’s finance minister after a report accusing him of tax evasion.
18/01/2018
Africa, ETHIOPIA
Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) today called on Ethiopian authorities to release three imprisoned journalists among hundreds of detainees the government is preparing to set free.
17/01/2018
Americas, GUATEMALA
Guatemalan ruling-party lawmaker Julio Antonio Juarez Ramirez has been arrested in connection with the assassination of two journalists in March 2015, the Public Ministry has confirmed.
17/01/2018
Americas, UNITED STATES
A new report by human rights organization, Freedom House says political rights and civil liberties around the world deteriorated to their lowest point in more than a decade in 2017.
15/01/2018
Americas, UNITED STATES
A delegation of six global press freedom groups led by CPJ and IFEX will start an unprecedented mission to the US to assess effects of anti-press rhetoric on press freedom and threats to journalists in the states.
15/01/2018
MENA, TUNISIA
Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) yesterday condemned police harassment of journalists covering a wave of anti-austerity protests in Tunisia.
14/01/2018
Americas, MEXICO
A journalist was killed Saturday in the Mexican border state of Tamaulipas and authorities said they were investigating to see if his death was related to his work.
14/01/2018
Africa, TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF
Media watchdog organization, Committee to Protect Journalists called on Tanzanian authorities yesterday to scrap fines imposed on five TV stations accused of broadcasting “seditious and unbalanced content”.

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