“Phnom Penh, 30 January 2013 — The Phnom Penh Municipal Court confirmed yesterday the verdict pronounced against French reporter Daniel Lainé in 2010 and sentenced him to seven years imprisonment for sex trafficking. However, it is widely believed that Mr. Lainé, who is currently in France, has been targeted for his investigative work into sex … More Jounalist Daniel Laine Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison
Distribution: Global – TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION AND DISTRIBUTE: Summary: James Folley, an experienced war freelance journalist was kidnapped on Thanksgiving Day. His family has not heard from him since. Take immediate action to sign this global appeal for his safe immediate release and communications with his family to assure his current physical safety and whereabouts. … More 72 Murdered and 30 more whose motive has not been Confirmed. 2012
via New York Times: 5. NBC CORRESPONDENT RELEASED UNHARMED AFTER KIDNAPPING IN SYRIA The network says Richard Engel and his production team were held for five days by an “unknown group.” via: cpj.org: Journalist deaths spike in 2012 due to Syria, Somalia Syrian violence contributed to a sharp rise in the number of journalists killed … More Welcome back Richard Engel, You were a Lucky Man.
Journalist shot dead on assignment in Mexico Mexico City, November 15, 2012– Written by CPJ.ORG A freelance journalist and his companion were shot to death Wednesday in the central Mexican state of Puebla shortly after the reporter had gathered information on a large-scale gasoline theft and then witnessed a stand-off between soldiers and gunmen, according … More Journalist shot dead on assignment in Mexico
<img src = “https://elaineossipov.wordpress.com/2012/11/01/cpj-impact-on-the-frontlines-of-press-freedom/“, width = “750“> Web 1 new result for "Jounalist" Well-known Pakistani jounalist Marvi Sirmed shot at – NDTV – MECN … Well-known Pakistani jounalist Marvi Sirmed shot at. NDTV Sirmed, who works as the manager of a UN project to strengthen Pakistan’s democracy and … http://www.mecn.org/…/well-known-pakistani-jounalist-marvi-sirme…
CPJ Impact – October 2012 Tackling Turkey’s press freedom crisisTurkey’s use of broad anti-state charges to jail at least 61 journalists in reprisal for their work has resulted in the country being ranked the worst jailer of journalists, surpassing global press freedom violators such as China and Iran, CPJ found in a special report released … More CPJ Impact: On the Frontlines of Press Freedom
Lebanese journalist abducted by rebel group in Syria New York, October 29, 2012–A rebel group abducted a Lebanese journalist in the northern city of Aleppo on Saturday, bringing to at least five the number of international journalists being held captive by various sides of the conflict. The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on the journalists’ … More Lebanese journalist abducted by rebel group in Syria
by: Committee to Protect Journalist (cpj.org) New York, October 23, 2012–Authorities in Equatorial Guinea indefinitely suspended a radio program on a government-controlled outlet during a broadcast on Friday that included criticism of the president of the Supreme Court, according to local journalists and news reports. via Equatorial Guinea indefinitely suspends radio program.
Gunmen shoot Somali journalist in Mogadishu 2012–Somali authorities must investigate the shooting of a journalist for a nationalbroadcaster, identify the motive, and bring the perpetrators to justice, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Two gunmen shot Mohamed Mohamud Turyare, reporter and website editor for the Shabelle Media Network, after he left a mosque in the … More Gunmen shoot Somali journalist in Mogadishu
Update on Somalia Please read, share, tweet, call your congress person, call your representative, tweet more. If we have no free press, we have nothing. These Killings of Journalist must be stopped. 44 Journalist Murdered THIS YEAR.. Please tag: #Al-Shabaab #Hassan-Yusuf-Absuge #Killed #Radio-Maanta #CPJ http://cpj.org/2012/09/fourth-somali-journalist-killed-in-mogadishu-in-24.php Getting Away With Murder: CPJ’s 2012 Impunity Index from … More Fourth Somali journalist killed in Mogadishu in 24 hours