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24/07/2014
MENA, QATAR
DCMF is urging the Israeli authorities to stop attacking journalists deliberately as it violates basic human rights principles.
26/06/2014
MENA, SYRIA
Syrian journalists in Turkey participated in the five-day training workshop on journalists’ safety.
25/06/2014
MENA, QATAR
DCMF strongly opposes the sentences handed down to Al Jazeera journalists and repeats calls for their immediate release
19/06/2014
MENA, QATAR
DCMF signed a memorandum of understanding with Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona to develop journalism and implement MIL education
17/06/2014
MENA, EGYPT
DCMF is pleased that Abdullah Al-Shami has been released, and hopes for the release of his colleagues next week
15/06/2014
MENA, QATAR
DCMF concluded a four-day training course for its employees focused on monitoring and documenting press freedom violations.
09/06/2014
Europe, FRANCE
DCMF stressed the importance of MIL education and called for collaboration to promote the subject around the world
19/05/2014
MENA, EGYPT
DCMF repeats calls for the immediate release of Al Jazeera's team in Egypt, as well as medical treatment for Abdullah Al-Shami.
08/05/2014
MENA, QATAR
DCMF's Media, Information and Literacy programme has trained almost 600 students from all around Qatar in the past year.
05/05/2014
MENA, QATAR
In October, DCMF will be hosting a forum on the relationship between media and the judiciary.

Headlines

24/07/2014
Europe, SWITZERLAND
Sixty-one journalists were killed in 22 countries since the beginning of this year, according to PEC report.
24/07/2014
, UKRAINE
According to news reports, a British journalist and a cameraman reporting from Ukraine have gone missing.
23/07/2014
MENA, PALESTINIAN TERRITORY
Journalists are being continually targeted by the Israeli forces as they report from the Gaza strip.
23/07/2014
MENA, KUWAIT
Kuwaiti authorities are silencing dissent by banning pro-opposition media.
22/07/2014
Americas, HONDURAS
A local reporter was found dead on the side of the highway after he was reported missing on Sunday.
22/07/2014
MENA, PALESTINIAN TERRITORY
Reports are pouring in that Al Jazeera's bureau in Gaza has been attacked by the Israeli forces.
21/07/2014
MENA, TUNISIA
Tunisian authorities have ordered to shut down a TV channel and radio station for promoting jihad.
20/07/2014
Africa, ETHIOPIA
Ethiopia's record on press freedom is one of the worst in the world as the government continues to use vague anti-terror laws to prosecute and imprison journalists.
20/07/2014
Africa, SUDAN
The chief editor of a local newspaper was attacked after calling the Sudanese government to normalise relations with Israel
17/07/2014
Africa, UGANDA
The Ugandan government has lifted a month-long ban on a local TV station after it aired images of the president sleeping in the parliament.

Features

21/07/2014
MENA, PALESTINIAN TERRITORY
Israeli airstrikes continue to kill journalists and target media offices in the Gaza strip.
30/06/2014
Africa, GUINEA
Intimidated by Guinean police forces during the September 2013 legislative elections, journalist Sékou Diallo fled to France.
19/06/2014
MENA,
Ahead of World Refugee Day, DCMF has launched an interactive report on exiled reporters and covering the issues facing refugees
17/06/2014
MENA, QATAR
Journalists can help preserve the world’s natural and cultural treasures. How? By talking about them.
15/06/2014
MENA, EGYPT
Speaking to DCMF from Cairo, Mike Greste discusses his brother's incarceration and the family's hope for his acquittal and release
09/06/2014
MENA, QATAR
Qatar's efforts to promote press freedom make it an ideal location to host IPI's World Congress in 2016, according to the head of the organisation
04/06/2014
Asia-Pacific, CHINA
While general coverage of the Tiananmen Square uprisings is usually restricted, the 25th anniversary of the historic event has brought increased censorship
29/05/2014
S and C Asia, THAILAND
Following the military coup in Thailand, concerns have been raised over media freedom as prominent journalists, academics and others have been detained
28/05/2014
MENA, MOROCCO
While government officials have expressed their commitment to press freedom, journalists continue to struggle to carry out their work on a daily basis
25/05/2014
MENA, EGYPT
DCMF has repeatedly called for the immediate release of Al Jazeera staff detained in Egypt

Multimedia

Wed, 13/02/2013
MENA, QATAR
HRW Middle East researcher discusses media freedom in Qatar, highlighting problems with the draft media law and other issues

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