ARTICLES RELATING TO COMMITTEE TO PROTECT JOURNALISTS

Somalia arrests 2nd journo in rape case

2013-02-12 11:29

Somali police have arrested a journalist who criticised the jailing of a colleague and a woman he interviewed who said she was raped by security forces, colleagues and rights groups say.

Somalia must free rape journo – group

2013-01-28 10:24

Somalia must release a journalist held by police for over two weeks after interviewing a woman who said she was raped by government troops, a press freedom group says.

Jailed journalists at 15-year high

2011-12-08 15:07

The number of jailed reporters has hit a 15-year high, with Iran, Eritrea and China holding the most, according to a report released by the Committee to Protect Journalists.

 

Groups slam rape victim's sentencing

2013-02-05 16:21

Rights groups have condemned as "politically motivated" the case in which a Somali woman has been jailed after she revealed to a journalist that she was raped by security forces.

Eritrea 'leads world in press censorship'

2012-05-02 14:05

Eritrea has surpassed North Korea as the world’s top press censor, with Syria and Iran placing third and fourth in a new list published by the Committee to protect Journalists.

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