Attacked

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A dozen journalists detained, beaten at rally

December 22, 2008 5:02 PM ET

New York, December 22, 2008--The Committee to Protect Journalists is incensed by the violent attack on journalists covering a Sunday demonstration in Vladivostok, the regional capital of Primorsky Krai in Russia's Far East....

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CPJ calls for nonpartisan investigation into attack

December 22, 2008 2:24 PM ET

New York, December 22, 2008--Nepalese Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal's coalition government must carry out an open, independent, and nonpartisan investigation into Sunday's attack on Himalmedia in Kathmandu, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....

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Reporter alleges beating by presidential guards

December 10, 2008 5:03 PM ET

New York, December 10, 2008--The Committee to Protect Journalists is outraged by reports that a journalist who was summoned to the Gabonese presidential office ended up in intensive care from a severe beating on December 5. The office called in...

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Investigative journalist severely beaten

November 19, 2008 5:34 PM ET

New York, November 19, 2008--The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the brazen attack on Edik Baghdasarian, the editor of the Yerevan-based online newsmagazine Hetq. Three unidentified men ambushed Baghdasarian on Monday outside his office and badly beat him....

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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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