Attacked

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Independent editor severely beaten

November 14, 2008 5:07 PM ET

New York, November 14, 2008--The Committee to Protect Journalists denounces the brutal attack on Mikhail Beketov, editor-in-chief of the Khimki-based independent newspaper Khimkinskaya Pravda, and calls on Russian authorities to investigate it thoroughly and bring all those responsible to justice. ...

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Two journalists wounded in Pakistan shooting

November 14, 2008 2:53 PM ET

New York, November 14, 2008--The Committee to Protect Journalists is greatly concerned about the deteriorating security situation in the border area of Pakistan and Afghanistan. In the most recent incident, two journalists were shot and wounded today in Peshawar....

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Cameraman shot covering clash in southern Brazil

November 13, 2008 5:52 PM ET

Anderson Leandro, QuemTV, October 23, 2008 Military police shot Leandro, a cameraman for the human rights television producing company QuemTV, in the face with a rubber bullet while he was covering a clash between police and protesters in the Fazendinha...

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Suspects held in brutal attack on editor

November 4, 2008 2:42 PM ET

New York, November 4, 2008--CPJ calls on Ethiopian authorities to conduct a thorough and transparent investigation into Friday's beating of newspaper editor Amare Aregawi....

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CPJ alarmed by gun attack on Sri Lankan journalist

September 10, 2008 3:33 PM ET

We issued this statement today after learning that Radhika Devakumar, a provincial correspondent of the Thinakaran newspaper, a Tamil daily, survived an attack in her home during which she received three gunshot wounds."This attack has the earmarks of an...

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Putin and the tiger

September 3, 2008 6:17 PM ET

This Monday, the fourth anniversary of the Beslan school hostage crisis, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin sedated a Siberian tiger to save--or so legend has it--a state television crew. As survivors of the Beslan tragedy gathered at the graveyard outside...

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Brutally attacked in Guatemala...again

August 25, 2008 12:34 PM ET

Two days after being abducted and badly beaten in Guatemala, prominent journalist José Rubén Zamora was still in shock. "I can't remember what happened, but I was drugged and left unconscious in a hospital in the outskirts of Guatemala...

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Olympics: FCCC cites attacks, harassment

August 22, 2008 6:26 AM ET

The Foreign Correspondents' Club of China just released its updated list of "cases of reporting interference." What's reporting interference? I'll let the FCCC's reporters speak for themselves:Since the beginning of the Olympic period on July 25, the day the...

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