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Libya

News media targeted amid Libyan chaos

Controlled by the government-backed Zintan brigades since Gaddafi’s overthrow, Tripoli international airport has now been seized by the Misrata (...)

Published on 28 August 2014 Read

Syria

RWB welcomes US journalist’s release in Syria

“We welcome Theo Curtis’ release after 22 months in captivity and we hope that similar efforts will be made to save the lives of other hostages (...)

Published on 26 August 2014 Read

Yemen

Carbomb attack on national TV producer foiled in Sanaa

Reporters Without Borders condemns an attempt to murder state TV producer Ibrahim Al-Abiad by means of a bomb under his car on in Sanaa on 16 (...)

Published on 25 August 2014 Read

Iran

Press freedom violations recounted in real time January 2014

25.08.2014 - Blogger freed on completing four-year jail sentence Mohammad Reza Pourshajari, the editor of a blog called “Relation to the Land of (...)

Published on 25 August 2014 Read

Syria

RWB is creating a special page for tributes to the late James Foley

Reporters Without Borders is today creating a special page for tributes to the late James Foley, to keep alive the spirit of this talented and (...)

Published on 22 August 2014 Read

Bahrain

Bahrain urged to release 12 detained news providers

As a Manama court prepares to rule on internationally-renowned photographer Ahmed Humeidan’s appeal on 25 August, Reporters Without Borders has (...)

Published on 21 August 2014 Read

Syria

Islamic State takes brutality towards hostages to extreme

Reporters Without Borders is appalled by yesterday’s release of a video that purportedly shows kidnapped US journalist James Foley being beheaded (...)

Published on 20 August 2014 Read

Iran

Two photographers sentenced to 25 and 50 lashes

Reporters Without Borders is outraged to learn that two photographers based in the city of Qazvin, Khalil Emami and Abass Alipour, have been (...)

Published on 19 August 2014 Read

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