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Press freedom violations recounted in real time January 2014

21.10.2014 - Woman journalist freed on completing sentence Reporters Without Borders has learned that Marzieh Rasouli, a journalist who worked (...)

Published on 21 October 2014 Read

Iraq

Islamic State publicly executes Iraqi cameraman in Samarra

Reporters Without Borders condemns TV cameraman and photographer Raad Mohamed Al-Azaoui’s beheading by Islamic State on 10 October in Samarra (55 (...)

Published on 12 October 2014 Read

Bahrain

Free Nabeel Rajab Immediately and Unconditionally

The undersigned more than 100 organisations call for the immediate, unconditional release of detained human rights defender Nabeel Rajab, (...)

Published on 10 October 2014 Read

Iran

Twelve arrested over mobile phone message content

WhatsApp, Viber and Tango “The intelligence services [will go after] people who circulate insulting comments about Ayatollah Khomeini online,” (...)

Published on 9 October 2014 Read

Egypt

Press photographer held without charge for past 14 months

Reporters Without Borders condemns freelance news photographer Mahmoud Abu Zied’s arbitrary detention without trial or charge for the past 14 (...)

Published on 8 October 2014 Read

Bahrain

Wave of arbitrary arrests of dissident information providers

Freelance journalist, blogger and activist Ahmed Radhi was freed on 29 September after being held arbitrarily for four days but the Bahraini (...)

Published on 2 October 2014 Read

Syria

Release Khalil Ma’touq Immediately, Unconditionally

The Syrian government should immediately and unconditionally free the prominent human rights lawyer Khalil Ma’touq and his colleague Mohamed Zaza, (...)

Published on 2 October 2014 Read

Saudi Arabia

Court upholds 10-year sentence for Saudi cyber-activist

Badawi is the co-founder of the website Liberal Saudi Network, an online discussion forum aimed at encouraging political and social debate in (...)

Published on 30 September 2014 Read

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