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OSCE: Proposed media ownership requirements could further damage media ...

2014-09-24
OSCE: Proposed media ownership requirements could further damage media pluralism in Russia
On 23 September the State Duma in a first reading approved amendments to the Law on Mass Media which would limit foreign ownership of media outlets to 20 percent.
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30% Disc. Anti-Counterfeiting Packaging Technologies in the Global Pharmaceutical ...

2014-09-16
30% Disc. Anti-Counterfeiting Packaging Technologies in the Global Pharmaceutical and Food Industries.
A report "Anti-Counterfeiting Packaging Technologies in the Global Pharmaceutical and Food Industries". This study is about applications of anti-counterfeiting packaging technologies ...
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OSCE: Repeated threats and vandalism against newspaper in Germany unacceptable ...

2014-09-12
OSCE: Repeated threats and vandalism against newspaper in Germany unacceptable
In the past week the facades of two regional offices of Lausitzer Rundschua in Spremberg and Lübbenau have been daubed with graffiti containing threats as well as fascist and anti-Semitic ...
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First India Announces Special Show, Aatmahatya Bani Mahamaari...

2014-09-12
First India Announces Special Show, Aatmahatya Bani Mahamaari
First India Rajasthan takes pride in announcing Aatmahatya Bani Mahamaari, a special show about the suicides in Rajasthan and across, in the nation. The show premiers on Saturday, 13/07/2014, ...
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OSCE: Criminal Libel Conviction of Blogger in Mongolia is Unacceptable ...

2014-08-26
OSCE: Criminal Libel Conviction of Blogger in Mongolia is Unacceptable
On 19 August the defendant, Ts. Bat, a blogger and aviation expert, became the first person in Mongolia to be found guilty of defamation on social media.
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Guinea: Espace TV Channel Opposes the Communications and Civil Liberties ...

2014-08-26
Guinea: Espace TV Channel Opposes the Communications and Civil Liberties Ministers
The communications minister has requested the Espace TV channel to stop broadcasting on the grounds that it violates Guinean law. The publisher of the chain has indicated that Espace ...
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Personal Conflict Behind Murder in Amman of Lebanese Journalist Mazen Diab ...

2014-08-21
Personal Conflict Behind Murder in Amman of Lebanese Journalist Mazen Diab
Local media reported that Jordanian police on Saturday arrested four people involved in the murder. They have confessed to killing Mazen Diab due to a personal dispute between the journalist ...
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Media Have a Right to Cover Civil Disturbances without Intimidation...

2014-08-15
Media Have a Right to Cover Civil Disturbances without Intimidation
Washington Post reporter Wesley Lowery and Huffington Post reporter Ryan J. Reilly were taken into custody by local police on 13 August while filing reports on demonstrations spawned ...
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Ukrainian Authorities Draft Legislative Provisions Endangering Media Freedom...

2014-08-13
Ukrainian Authorities Draft Legislative Provisions Endangering Media Freedom
A draft law on Press sanctions was registered in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on 8 August and approved in the first reading today.
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Azerbaijan: Harassment of Media Freedom Activists Intensifies...

2014-08-08
Azerbaijan: Harassment of Media Freedom Activists Intensifies
According to reports, today unidentified people in plain clothes have been attempting to breach the IRFS office while representatives of the Prosecutor’s Office searched the home ...
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Targeting of Turkish Journalist Threatens Media Freedom and Journalists' ...

2014-08-08
Targeting of Turkish Journalist Threatens Media Freedom and Journalists' Safety
During a campaign rally, the Prime Minister of Turkey directly and severely criticized journalist Amberin Zaman, resulting in a smear campaign against her, including on social media....
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Tunisian Media Paid by Libyan Extremists?

2014-08-06
Tunisian Media Paid by Libyan Extremists?
According to media sources in Tunisia, Libyan Islamist leaders have earmarked more than $ 2 million (3.4 million dinars) for the Tunisian media to do their political communication.

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