Daniel Pearl

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Pearl trial adjourns; judge retires to consider verdict

July 12, 2002 12:00 PM ET

July 10, 2002, Wednesday, BC cycle International News By ZARAR KHAN, Associated Press Writer HYDERABAD, Pakistan The trial of four Islamic militants charged in the killing of Wall Street Journal correspondent Daniel Pearl wrapped up Wednesday with prosecutors calling for...

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Daniel Pearl

June 20, 2002 12:00 AM ET

U.S. government officials confirmed on February 21 that Pearl, kidnapped South Asia correspondent for The Wall Street Journal, had been killed by his captors. The exact date of his murder was uncertain, but authorities announced his death after receiving a...

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CPJ mourns the bombing death of Pakistani tribal journalist

May 12, 2002 12:00 AM ET

New York, June 5, 2007—The Committee to Protect Journalists joins with our colleagues at the Tribal Union of Journalists (TUJ) in mourning the death of Noor Hakim Khan, a correspondent for the Daily Pakistan and vice president of the TUJ...

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IN U.S. SENATE TESTIMONY, CPJ CALLS FOR U.S. BAN ON RECRUITING JOURNALISTS AS SPIES

May 2, 2002 12:00 PM ET

Washington, D.C., May 2, 2002—In Senate testimony today, a CPJ representative argued that the U.S. government should never recruit journalists as spies, and that U.S. intelligence operatives should never pose as journalists. Appearing before the Subcommittee on International Operations...

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WITNESSES TESTIFY IN DANIEL PEARL MURDER TRIAL

April 23, 2002 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 23, 2002—After two earlier adjournments, the trial of four men charged with the kidnapping and murder of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl resumed this week in Karachi, Pakistan. The trial, which is being held before a...

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Background and Analysis:"Daniel Pearl's Essential Work," by Ann Cooper"He Took a Risk in Pursuit of Truth," by Terry Anderson

April 5, 2002 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 5, 2002---The trial of four suspects accused in the kidnapping and murder of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl began today at Karachi's Central Jail, and was closed to the public and the media. Chief prosecutor Raja...

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Background and Analysis:"Daniel Pearl's Essential Work," by Ann Cooper"He Took a Risk in Pursuit of Truth," by Terry Anderson

April 4, 2002 12:00 PM ET

New York April 4, 2002—CPJ commends the efforts of Pakistani authorities to apprehend and prosecute the killers of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl. The trial of four men charged with the journalist's kidnapping and murder is scheduled to begin...

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Dangerous Assignments The Imperative of Personal Security Training for Journalists

April 4, 2002 12:00 AM ET

Who: Terry Anderson, Honorary Co-Chair of the Committee to Protect Journalists, former AP Bureau Chief in Beirut; Chris Cramer, president of CNN International Networks, author of Hostage, a first-hand account of the 1980 Iranian Embassy siege, where he was held...

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Attacks on the Press 2001: Introduction

March 26, 2002 12:12 PM ET

IN THE WAKE of September 11, 2001, journalists around the world faced a press freedom crisis that was truly global in scope. In the first days and weeks after the terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C., governments...

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Influential editor resigns under pressure

March 1, 2002 12:00 PM ET

CPJ is alarmed by the resignation of Shaheen Sehbai, the influential editor of The News, one of Pakistan's leading English-language newspapers. Sehbai said today in a resignation letter addressed to his boss but circulated among colleagues and friends that he...

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