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Call for punishment of Missouri police behind crackdown on journalists

At least 15 journalists have been unfairly arrested during the clashes between the police and protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, after a white (...)

Published on 22 August 2014 Read

United States

US should not adopt “information warfare” approach

On 30 April, a committee reported the US International Communications Reform Act to the House of Representatives for further consideration. This (...)

Published on 15 May 2014 Read

United States

Alabama blogger forced to remove posts in order to be freed

Alabama-based blogger Roger Shuler was finally released conditionally on 26 March after five months in detention on a contempt of court charge (...)

Published on 7 April 2014 Read

United States

Barrett Brown case: 11 of 12 counts dismissed

Reporters Without Borders greets with relief federal prosecutors’ decision to drop nearly all criminal charges against Barrett Brown, a (...)

Published on 6 March 2014 Read

United States

Leaked documents show how US authorities hounded WikiLeaks

Reporters Without Borders is outraged by the US government’s persecution of WikiLeaks. Secret documents published by journalists Glenn Greenwald (...)

Published on 20 February 2014 Read

United States

10 years in prison for circulating information in public interest

Jeremy Hammond, a 28-year-old WikiLeaks informant and cyber-activist linked to Anonymous, has become the fourth whistleblower to receive a long (...)

Published on 18 November 2013 Read

United States

Who will dare talk to the media after another whistleblower is jailed?

Reporters Without Borders is disturbed to learn that former FBI agent Donald Sachtleben was sentenced to three and a half years in prison (...)

Published on 15 November 2013 Read

Americas

In the light of the recent surveillance scandals, a German journalist is barred from his flight to the United States

Reporters Without Borders demands an explanation from the American border control as to why Ilja Trojanow was denied access to the United States. (...)

Published on 2 October 2013 Read

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