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Free Peaceful Advocates, Workers Arbitrarily Detained

(New York, July 18, 2014) – Scores of civil society activists, human rights defenders, media and humanitarian workers remain in arbitrary (...)

Published on 18 July 2014 Read


Two bloggers detained in Oman for reporting rights violations

Reporters Without Borders condemns the arrests of two Omani bloggers and activists, Noah Saad and Muawiyah Al-Rawahi, on 12 July for reporting (...)

Published on 18 July 2014 Read


Iraq’s Kurdish media victims of political crisis

One of the highest-profile cases has been an attack on the headquarters of Al-Taakhi, an Arabic-language daily based in Karrada (Bagdad), that (...)

Published on 17 July 2014 Read


Open letter to Philip Hammond

The Rt Honourable Philip Hammond MP Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Foreign and Commonwealth Office King Charles (...)

Published on 16 July 2014 Read


Press freedom violations recounted in real time January 2014

16.07.2014- journalist freed on completing four-year jail term Reporters Without Borders has learned that Siamak Qaderi, a journalist who used (...)

Published on 16 July 2014 Read


Jordan blocks access to nine more news websites

A year after blocking access to 263 websites, Jordan’s Media Commission has blocked another nine news and information websites on the grounds that (...)

Published on 9 July 2014 Read

Middle East/North Africa

Israeli army deliberately targeting news professionals

Continuing confrontations in the Palestinian Territories and many cities in Israel are marked by Israeli authorities’ flouting of basic rights, (...)

Published on 8 July 2014 Read

Saudi Arabia

Long jail terms for two more Saudi human rights defenders

“These human rights defenders are paying a high price for their commitment to the fundamental freedom flouted by the Saudi regime,” said Reporters (...)

Published on 8 July 2014 Read

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