Daniel Pearl

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CPJ urges government to fulfill promise by releasing records

January 18, 2007 12:00 PM ET

Dear Minister Sherpao and Secretary Shah: The Committee to Protect Journalists is disturbed by the Interior Ministry's failure to publicly produce investigative records as promised in regard to the deaths of eight journalists and to attacks and detentions involving more than 50 others in Pakistan since 2002.

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Pakistan's Silenced Press

January 12, 2007 3:08 PM ET

As the Taliban embed themselves deeper into Pakistan's restive provinces along the border with Afghanistan, journalists covering the region are coming under attack and driven away from a story with global consequences for the U.S.-led coalition fighting militant Islamists.

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CPJ Update

January 10, 2007 10:17 AM ET

CPJ Update November 2007 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists Return to front page | See previous Updates...

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Pakistani journalist slain; CPJ urges investigation

November 1, 2006 12:00 PM ET

New York, November 1, 2006—The Committee to Protect Journalists urges an immediate, high-level investigation into today’s murder of Mohammad Ismail, Islamabad bureau chief for Pakistan Press International (PPI). Ismail’s body was found this morning near his home in Islamabad with...

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Pakistan:Musharraf government ignores promises to protect journalists

September 21, 2006 12:00 PM ET

New York, September 21, 2006—As violence against journalists and violations of press freedom grow in Pakistan, the Committee to Protect Journalists calls on the government to keep its promise to reveal all information it holds on media deaths and disappearances....

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Deadly News

September 20, 2006 12:00 AM ET

By Mathew HansenHundreds of journalists have been killed over 15 years, many on the orders of government officials. Few cases are ever solved. In the Fall/Winter 2006 edition of Dangerous Assignments...

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The Last Story: Hayatullah Khan

September 20, 2006 12:00 AM ET

By Bob Dietz...

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BBC reporter’s brother killed in Pakistani tribal area

August 30, 2006 12:00 PM ET

New York, August 30, 2006—The teenage brother of a BBC correspondent was found murdered today in South Waziristan, a violent and lawless tribal region along Pakistan’s border with Afghanistan. Taimor Khan, 16, brother of Dilawar Wazir, an Urdu language reporter...

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News OutletPakistani officials pledge review of journalist killingsDateNameNews outlet

July 26, 2006 12:00 PM ET

CPJ Pakistan Cases: 2002-2006 I. JOURNALISTS KILLED: 8 Date Name News outlet February 21, 2002Daniel Pearl The Wall Street Journal...

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Pakistan: CPJ urges probe into journalist killings

June 21, 2006 12:00 PM ET

Washington, June 21, 2006—The Committee to Protect Journalists met with Pakistan’s new ambassador to the United States today to press for an investigation into the killing of Hayatullah Khan and other journalists. Ambassador Mahmud Ali Durrani said he would convey...

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