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Iran

Press freedom violations recounted in real time January 2014

21.08.2014 - Two women journalists released provisionally Two women journalists were released provisionally yesterday. One is a freelance (...)

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

Oman

Two Omani bloggers freed after being held arbitrarily for a month

“We are relieved that these two bloggers and human rights defenders have been freed after nearly a month in detention,” said Reporters Without (...)

Published on 18 August 2014 Read

Yemen

Journalists under attack amid Houthi rebellion in Amran province

Reporters Without Borders is gravely concerned about the security situation in Yemen, in which journalists are easy prey for both sides in the (...)

Published on 14 August 2014 Read

Egypt

Still no investigation into deaths of journalists a year after massacre

Reporters Without Borders urges the authorities to end the impunity for those responsible for the massacre in Cairo’s Rabaa Al-Adawiya Square (...)

Published on 14 August 2014 Read

Palestine

Explosion kills Italian video reporter and Palestinian interpreter in Gaza Strip

As negotiations between Palestinians and Israelis resumed in Cairo, Associated Press video journalist Simone Camilli and his Palestinian (...)

Published on 13 August 2014 Read

Iraq

Woman reporter killed in clashes in Kurdistan between Islamic State and Peshmerga

As the United States began air strikes in support of Iraqi Kurdistan’s attempts to resist the Islamic State’s advance in northern Iraq, a Turkish (...)

Published on 11 August 2014 Read

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