NewsBlog Archives: 2005-2011

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Azerbaijan: Nakhchivan authorities continue to harass IRFS correspondent Sep 4, 2011
Tajikistan: BBC correspondent tells court he was tortured while detained Aug 23, 2011
Belarus: Heavy fines for two independent newspapers Aug 8, 2011
China: Media banned from covering Wenzhou high-speed train disaster properly Aug 3, 2011
Azerbaijan: Authorities in lawless Nakhchivan impose news blackout on detainee’s death Aug 3, 2011
Russia: Two seizures of newspaper issues by regional governments in past month Aug 2, 2011
Sri Lanka: President personally phones newspaper’s chairman to threaten him Aug 2, 2011
Libya: NATO attacks on national TV headquarters and installations in Tripoli Aug 1, 2011
Ukraine: Donetsk-based investigative journalist’s apartment set on fire Aug 1, 2011
Pakistan: Acts of intimidation against two Karachi-based TV journalists in past 10 days Aug 1, 2011
Sri Lanka: Opposition newspaper editor badly beaten in Jaffna, left for dead Jul 30, 2011
Afghan reporter killed in coordinated Taliban attacks on southern town Jul 28, 2011
Jordan: Renewed threats against AFP bureau in Amman Jul 28, 2011
Afghanistan: Radio Paiman back on the air Jul 28, 2011
Mexico: Woman journalist’s murder turns Veracruz into deadliest state for media this year Jul 27, 2011
Pakistan: Slain journalist’s associates say murder investigation has ground to halt Jul 26, 2011
Ethiopia: Two journalists freed on bail, two others in separate case remain in detention Jul 26, 2011
Turkey: Killer’s conviction in Hrant Dink case seen as important step, but masterminds still protected Jul 26, 2011
Journalist gunned down in Brazil Jul 26, 2011
Montenegro: Another arson attack on car owned by leading daily Jul 25, 2011
Malawi: Journalists beaten and detained to prevent them covering protests Jul 22, 2011
China: Were business newspaper’s investigative reporters fired or given other jobs? Jul 22, 2011
Azerbaijan: Journalist hounded in autonomous republic, two colleagues attacked Jul 20, 2011
Police attack journalists during Tunis demonstrations Jul 20, 2011
Senegal: Walfadjri media group hounded as President Wade resists pressure to go Jul 20, 2011
Iraq: Resumption of physical attacks on reporters Jul 19, 2011
Honduras: Young radio station manager gunned down on eve of community radio station meeting Jul 16, 2011
Tajikistan: Authorities free BBC correspondent but put him under judicial control Jul 15, 2011
Belarus: Imminent closure threat lifted for two newspapers but harassment continue Jul 15, 2011
Bangladesh: Journalist and wife injured by bomb thrown through bedroom window Jul 15, 2011
Montenegro: Two of leading daily’s cars torched in deliberate attack Jul 15, 2011
Lawsuits and violence by security forces become daily events for Iraqi journalists Jul 14, 2011
Mexico: Another journalist is killed, third this month Jul 14, 2011
Vanuatu: Fine imposed on minister for attack on journalist Jul 13, 2011
CAR: Judge fines and releases two detained journalists Jul 12, 2011
Molotov cocktail attack on news agency’s Gaza City bureau Jul 12, 2011
Questions raised by detention of four photographers on spying charges in Georgia Jul 9, 2011
La Ceiba TV reporter is second journalist murdered in Honduras in 2 months Jul 8, 2011
Azerbaijan: Foreign reporters denied entry as territorial dispute escalates Jul 7, 2011
Colombia: One journalist murdered, two others threatened after covering sensitive stories Jul 6, 2011
Swedish journalists arrested in Ethiopia after leaving Somalia Jul 6, 2011
Argentina: Death threats and attacks on Neuquén radio journalist Jul 5, 2011
Twitter launches tool to help journalists Jul 4, 2011
Twitter launches tool to help journalists Jul 4, 2011
Hong Kong journalists say freedom under threat Jul 3, 2011
Hong Kong journalists say freedom under threat Jul 3, 2011
Australian editor convicted, released in Burma Jul 2, 2011
Zimbabwe: Standard journalists released on bail, investigation continues Jul 2, 2011
Guardian to scrap international print editions Jul 2, 2011
Australian editor convicted, released in Burma Jul 2, 2011
Zimbabwe: Standard journalists released on bail, investigation continues Jul 2, 2011
Guardian to scrap international print editions Jul 2, 2011
Belarus police detain and beat a dozen reporters Jul 1, 2011
Times boasts more than 100,000 digital subscribers Jul 1, 2011
Uzbekistan: Dictator’s daughter loses libel suit against French news website Jul 1, 2011
Belarus police detain and beat a dozen reporters Jul 1, 2011
Times boasts more than 100,000 digital subscribers Jul 1, 2011
Uzbekistan: Dictator’s daughter loses libel suit against French news website Jul 1, 2011
Mexico: Death threats against Lydia Cacho Jun 30, 2011
Mexico: Death threats against Lydia Cacho Jun 30, 2011
Tajikistan: Worldwide call for BBC correspondent’s release Jun 29, 2011
Afghanistan: French journalists released after 18 months Jun 29, 2011
Tajikistan: Worldwide call for BBC correspondent’s release Jun 29, 2011
Afghanistan: French journalists released after 18 months Jun 29, 2011
Ethiopia: Two journalists arrested as pressure mounts on private media Jun 28, 2011
Ethiopia: Two journalists arrested as pressure mounts on private media Jun 28, 2011
Somali militias shut two radio stations Jun 24, 2011
Somali militias shut two radio stations Jun 24, 2011
Pakistan: Young reporter dies from bomb injuries Jun 21, 2011
In Kenya, hospital staff said to attack journalist Jun 21, 2011
Tamil journalist bound, shot, during Sri Lankan civil war Jun 21, 2011
Pakistan reporter beaten for reporting on earlier attack Jun 21, 2011
Pakistan: Young reporter dies from bomb injuries Jun 21, 2011
In Kenya, hospital staff said to attack journalist Jun 21, 2011
Tamil journalist bound, shot, during Sri Lankan civil war Jun 21, 2011
Pakistan reporter beaten for reporting on earlier attack Jun 21, 2011
Equatorial Guinea deletes German TV crew's footage Jun 17, 2011
Equatorial Guinea deletes German TV crew's footage Jun 17, 2011
Sierra Leone journalist murdered; suspects in custody Jun 16, 2011
Corrective: Journalist reported killed in Peshawar is alive Jun 16, 2011
Sierra Leone journalist murdered; suspects in custody Jun 16, 2011
Corrective: Journalist reported killed in Peshawar is alive Jun 16, 2011
Morocco: Casablanca court sentences newspaper editor to a year in prison Jun 14, 2011
In Belarus, Poczobut in closed trial for 'insulting' leader Jun 14, 2011
Somali journalists arrested for covering protests Jun 14, 2011
Morocco: Casablanca court sentences newspaper editor to a year in prison Jun 14, 2011
In Belarus, Poczobut in closed trial for 'insulting' leader Jun 14, 2011
Somali journalists arrested for covering protests Jun 14, 2011
Second Philippines journalist killed from same radio station Jun 13, 2011
Second Philippines journalist killed from same radio station Jun 13, 2011
Pakistani journalists threatened after covering killings Jun 10, 2011
Pakistani journalists threatened after covering killings Jun 10, 2011
Sri Lankan journalist missing for 500 days Jun 8, 2011
Link to victim’s work ignored in trial of Kyrgyz journalist’s accused murderers Jun 8, 2011
Sri Lankan journalist missing for 500 days Jun 8, 2011
Link to victim’s work ignored in trial of Kyrgyz journalist’s accused murderers Jun 8, 2011
Central African Republic editor charged with incitement Jun 7, 2011
Central African Republic editor charged with incitement Jun 7, 2011
Nepal journalist's killers sentenced to life Jun 6, 2011
Rwanda: Exiled editor sentenced for 'insulting' president Jun 6, 2011