Daniel Pearl

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CPJ Update

May 2, 2006 8:17 PM ET

CPJ Update May 22, 2006 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists Return to front page | See previous Updates...

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Daniel Pearl: An Open Case

May 1, 2006 12:00 AM ET

By Abi WrightFour years after Daniel Pearl was brutally murdered in Pakistan, questions and concerns remain....

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Attacks on the Press 2005: Pakistan

February 16, 2006 11:14 AM ET

PAKISTAN Striking contradictions emerged during the sixth year of Gen. Pervez Musharraf's rule. Baton-wielding police attacked journalists in several high-profile incidents, including two on World Press Freedom Day in May, even as the administration publicly proclaimed its commitment to press...

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CPJ Update

January 1, 2006 10:17 AM ET

CPJ Update June 16, 2006 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists...

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Attacks on the Press 2004: Pakistan

March 14, 2005 11:18 AM ET

Pakistan As a key U.S. ally in the fight against terrorism, Pakistan's president, Gen. Pervez Musharraf, intensified efforts to capture al-Qaeda and Taliban operatives in 2004. Musharraf also grew increasingly agitated by local and international reporting on alleged terrorist activities...

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Journalists Killed in the Last Ten Years

December 31, 2004 3:42 PM ET

The Toll: 1995-2004 Each year in January, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) publishes a list of journalists killed in the line of duty around the world. This list has become the most widely cited press freedom statistic and...

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The Press and the War on Terrorism: New Dangers and New Restrictions

May 5, 2004 12:00 AM ET

Edited transcript of remarks, 5/5/04 Carnegie Council Conversation (Merrill House, New York City)....

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Government bans ads to newspaper group

March 15, 2004 12:00 PM ET

New York, March 15, 2004—Last week, Pakistan’s Information Minister, Sheikh Rashid Ahmed, acknowledged that the government had suspended advertising in newspapers belonging to the Nawa-i-Waqt Group of Publications, including the English-language daily The Nation and the Urdu-language daily Nawa-i-Waqt. He...

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Attacks on the Press 2003: Pakistan

March 11, 2004 12:02 PM ET

Although the press in Pakistan enjoyed greater freedom under its president, Gen. Pervez Musharraf, who took power in a military coup in 1999, journalists there still operate under pressure from the military, religious hard-liners, intelligence agencies, and the country's antiquated...

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