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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

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

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