Daniel Pearl

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CPJ: Press Freedom Reports 2000

January 20, 2004 10:18 AM ET

An Archive of Special Reports from Around the World 2000-2004...

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Attacks on the Press 2002: Preface

March 31, 2003 12:10 PM ET

Many reporters find themselves in a dilemma when the press comes under attack. Our pride, our institutional and tribal loyalties, all clamor for a retort. We may be the bearers of bad tidings, but we are not their cause. If...

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Attacks on the Press 2002: Asia Analysis

March 31, 2003 12:10 PM ET

The vicious murder of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl in Pakistan focused international attention on the dangers faced by journalists covering the U.S. "war on terror," yet most attacks on journalists in Asia happened far from the eyes of...

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Attacks on the Press 2002: Pakistan

March 31, 2003 12:03 PM ET

Pakistani journalists have long navigated a treacherous course, threatened by militant groups, criminal gangs, political bosses, and powerful intelligence agencies, but the rest of the world scarcely noticed these dangers until the assassination of American reporter Daniel Pearl. Months after...

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Attacks on the Press 2002: United States

March 31, 2003 12:00 PM ET

The U.S. government took aggressive measures in 2002 to shield some of its activities from press scrutiny. These steps not only reduced access for U.S. reporters but had a global ripple effect, with autocratic leaders citing U.S. government actions to...

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On Assignment: Covering Conflicts Safely

February 27, 2003 12:00 AM ET

Guide for reporting in hazardous situations....

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Lowest number on record; Russia, Colombia, and the West Bank top list

January 2, 2003 12:00 PM ET

New York, January 2, 2003—A total of 19 journalists were killed worldwide for their work in 2002, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ). This number marks a sharp decrease from 2001 when 37 journalists were killed, eight of...

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9-11: Looking Back, Looking Forward

September 11, 2002 8:17 PM ET

In the months following the September 11, 2001, attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, journalists around the world confronted an unprecedented press freedom crisis....

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Militants Convicted in Pearl Slaying

July 15, 2002 12:00 PM ET

July 15, 2002 Monday 9:04 AM Eastern Time By KATHY GANNON; Associated Press Writer HYDERABAD, Pakistan The British-born Islamic militant accused of masterminding the kidnap-slaying of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl was convicted Monday and sentenced to death by...

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