As the political situation in Venezuela continues to deteriorate, journalists covering protests have been routinely targeted, harassed, attacked, and detained. CPJ offers periodic updates on the political situation, protests, and climate for journalists on the ground.
• Safety advisory: covering protests in Venezuela
• Court fines website $500,000 for 'moral damages' to politician
• Journalists face threats, injury covering protests
• Media workers detained
• More on Venezuela
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