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Afghanistan expels New York Times correspondent

Reporters Without Borders condemns yesterday’s expulsion of the New York Times’ Kabul correspondent, Matthew Rosenberg, by the Afghan attorney (...)

Published on 22 August 2014 Read

Maldives

Reporter missing for past 10 days in Maldives

Reporters Without Borders is very concerned about Ahmed Rilwan Abdulla, a reporter who disappeared ten days ago, and urges the Maldives (...)

Published on 18 August 2014 Read

Indonesia

Two French journalists held for past five days in Indonesian province of Papua

Reporters Without Borders deplores the detention of French journalists Thomas Dandois and Valentine Bourrat in the Indonesian province of Papua (...)

Published on 11 August 2014 Read

China

Human rights lawyer freed on completing three-year jail term

Reporters Without Borders notes that leading human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng was released from Urumqi prison on 7 August on completing a (...)

Published on 11 August 2014 Read

China

Investigative reporter freed on bail after a year in pre-trial detention

Reporters Without Borders welcomes newspaper reporter Liu Hu’s release on bail after a nearly year in detention on trumped-up defamation charges (...)

Published on 6 August 2014 Read

Maldives

15 journalists get SMS threatening them about covering gangs

Against a backdrop of violence between rival criminal gangs, 15 Maldivian journalists received an anonymous text on 3 August threatening them (...)

Published on 6 August 2014 Read

Burma

Four journalists now “only” facing two-year sentences on reduced charges

A court in the southern Rangoon suburb of Padeban announced yesterday that the five Bi Mon Te Nay journalists still being held will no longer (...)

Published on 5 August 2014 Read

China

Uyghur website editor and economist facing possible death penalty

Ilham Tohti, an ethnic Uyghur economist at Beijing’s Central University for Nationalities and editor of the Uygurbiz.com information website, was (...)

Published on 1 August 2014 Read

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