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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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Media Freedom Further Eroded in Azerbaijan, says OSCE Representative...

2014-08-05
Media Freedom Further Eroded in Azerbaijan, says OSCE Representative
The bank accounts of the Institute for Reporters’ Freedom and Safety (IRFS), an Azerbaijani media NGO and recipient of media-assistance funds, and its founders have been frozen.
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Languages & The Media 2014: Pre-conference workshops online!...

2014-07-16
Languages & The Media 2014: Pre-conference workshops online!
From November 5 – 7, 2014, experts in the fields of media, sciences and economics will once again discuss the latest developments, opportunities and challenges in language mediation ...
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UK welcomes Modi onto the world stage

2014-07-08
UK welcomes Modi onto the world stage
"Mr Modi has appointed only 45 people to serve as ministers in his new Government - a major decrease from the 71 Ministers in the previous administration - which confirms his vision ...
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Day of the African Child: Create a better environment for children...

2014-06-16
Day of the African Child: Create a better environment for children
To commemorate the Day of the African Child on 16 June 2014, Panos Institute Southern Africa (PSAf) is challenging Southern African countries to explore ways of making the region a ...

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