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Yemen

Houthi rebels bombard state broadcaster in Sanaa

A month-old political and security crisis escalated dramatically on 21 September when, after bombarding the headquarters of the state TV (...)

Published on 23 September 2014 Read

Iran

Visiting Iranian leader must be questioned about media freedom

As Iranian President Hassan Rouhani arrives in New York for the 69th United Nations General Assembly, Reporters Without Borders reiterates its (...)

Published on 23 September 2014 Read

Libya

Gunmen slay young journalist in Benghazi, the security chaos continues to pose a grave danger to Libyan news providers

Tawfiq Ben Saud was driving home when gunmen in a black 4WD Hyundai “Santa Fe” riddled his car with bullets in the middle of Al-Wikalat Street in (...)

Published on 23 September 2014 Read

Libya

Concern about two Tunisian journalists missing in eastern Libya

Chourabi is the host and producer of the programme “Dossiyates” for Tunisia’s First TV. He and Ktari, a photographer, went to Libya with the initial (...)

Published on 19 September 2014 Read

Syria

British journalist held by ISIS is forced to make statement in video

Reporters Without Borders is appalled by today’s release by Islamic State in Iraq and Sham (also known as Islamic State and ISIS) of a video in (...)

Published on 18 September 2014 Read

Bahrain

Release Maryam Al-Khawaja and end clampdown on civil society in Bahrain

HM Shaikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa Office of His Majesty the King Rifa’a Palace, Al-Manama, Bahrain Dear King Hamad, We, the (...)

Published on 18 September 2014 Read

Egypt

Anti-Muslim Brotherhood witch-hunt exacts heavy toll

Far from the media attention and international support that three Al-Jazeera journalists received last June when given sentences ranging from (...)

Published on 17 September 2014 Read

Iran

Press freedom violations recounted in real time January 2014

16.09.2014 - Writer jailed, two netizens freed Reporters Without Borders condemns 73-year-old ailing writer Ali Asghar Gharavi’s return to (...)

Published on 16 September 2014 Read

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