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Government clamps down on the online press

Reporters Without Borders has condemned a government assault on press freedom, led by politburo ideologue Nguyen Khoa Diem, who has decided to (...)

Published on 12 January 2005 Read

China

Official calls Reporters Without Borders "irresponsible" as dissident journalist arrested

Reporters Without Borders expressed shock after a top Chinese official called the organisation’s report on China "irresponsible", as the arrest (...)

Published on 7 January 2005 Read

Bangladesh

Murder attempt against journalist in Khulna does not auger well for New Year

Reporters Without Borders is extremely concerned at a 4 January murder attempt against a journalist who escaped when a homemade bomb thrown at (...)

Published on 5 January 2005 Read

Philippines

Two schoolboys arrested for murder of journalist Stephen Omais

A 16-year-old schoolboy, arrested by police in Kalinga Province in the north of the country on 5 January 2005, has admitted to the 26 November (...)

Published on 5 January 2005 Read

Nepal

Sitaram Parajuli released after 13 days of secret detention

The security forces on 9 January released Sitaram Parajuli, executive editor of the weekly Shram. He told Reporters Without Borders that he was (...)

Published on 4 January 2005 Read

Burma

Fourth journalist, Ohn Kyaing, released from jail

A fourth journalist, Ohn Kyaing, aged 60, was released on 3 January 2005, from Toungoo jail north of Rangoon. He had been arrested in September (...)

Published on 4 January 2005 Read

China

11 Falun Gong members arrested for posting torture photos on Internet

The arrest this month of 11 members of the banned Falun Gong spiritual movement for using the Internet to disseminate photos of the torture some (...)

Published on 29 December 2004 Read

Nepal

Journalist released by the army

The army released journalist Raj Kumar Budhathoki on 24 December after 24 days of secret detention. The journalist who works for the weekly (...)

Published on 26 December 2004 Read

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