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Turkey: Blatant disregard for fair trial rights as Altans’ entire defence team expelled in free expression case

14 Nov 2017

(Açıklamanın Türkçesi aşağıda yer almaktadır)On 13 November 2017, the judge in the trial of prominent writers, Ahmet…

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Acting on UN HRC Resolution 33-2 on the Safety of Journalists: Prevent, Protect, Prosecute

02 Nov 2017

In 2016, the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) adopted Resolution 33/2 on the Safety of Journalists, setting out the steps states have to take to…

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It’s time to end impunity for attacks on journalists

02 Nov 2017

This year, on 15 May, award winning journalist Javier Cardenas Valdez was shot and killed as he walked through the streets of Culiancán,…

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Special Rapporteur: Lack of UN-wide access to information policy “intolerable”

24 Oct 2017

The UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of opinion and expression, David Kaye, today presents a major report to the UN General Assembly on the right…

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Iran: End arbitrary detention of media charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

12 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 strongly condemns new charges brought against British-Iranian media charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. Nazanin has already…

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Requiring media to register as ‘foreign agents’ poses threat to free speech

17 Nov 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned about proposed amendments to…

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Azerbaijan: Legislative amendments raise alarm

10 Nov 2017

The Azerbaijani government’s proposed amendments…

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Internet protocol community has a new tool to respect human rights

03 Nov 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the Internet Research Task Force’s…

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Bangladesh: Ending impunity and protecting journalists from attacks

02 Nov 2017

Despite international recognition of the need to protect…

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Council of Europe: Impunity for journalist murders must end

02 Nov 2017

On International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against…

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Tanzania: Ban on newspapers raises concerns for press freedom

01 Nov 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the 24 October 2017 decision to…

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Kenya: End excessive use of force against protesters

31 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the continued violent disruption…

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Mexico: Media freedom requires clear and precise rules on public advertising

30 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19, International Media Support (IMS) and the…

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ARTICLE 19 joins Partnership on AI to benefit people and society

25 Oct 2017

Recent advances in Artificial Intelligence (AI) offer…

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Paraguay: Trial for journalist Pablo Medina’s murder begins

25 Oct 2017

On 23 October 2017, in Assunción, Paraguay,…

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Somalia: Journalist sentenced to 18 months in prison for defamation and “fake news”

19 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned by the recent conviction and…

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Malta: Killing of anti-corruption blogger must be thoroughly investigated

17 Oct 2017

ARTICLE 19 calls for a full, independent and speedy…