Guy-André Kieffer

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France jails Ivoirian army officer over disappeared journalist

February 1, 2006 12:00 PM ET

New York, February 1, 2006—French authorities have jailed an Ivoirian army officer in connection with the 2004 disappearance in Ivory Coast of journalist Guy-André Kieffer, according to Kieffer's wife and Agence France-Presse. Osange Silou-Kieffer told CPJ today that Capt. Jean-Tony...

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CPJ Update

June 15, 2005 12:00 AM ET

CPJ Update June 15, 2005 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists Return to front page | See previous Updates...

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In Dangerous Assignments, information war rages in Chechnya

May 27, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, May 27, 2005—The Kremlin has waged a brutally effective information war in Chechnya using repressive policies, restrictive rules, subtle censorship, and outright attacks on journalists, Alex Lupis reports in the new edition of Dangerous Assignments. The spring/summer...

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Disappeared: Guy-André Kieffer missing in Ivory Coast

May 17, 2005 12:00 PM ET

Politics, money, and the press stir a mysterious case. By Julia Crawford...

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CPJ Update

May 16, 2005 12:00 AM ET

CPJ Update May 16, 2005 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists Return to front page | See previous Updates...

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Attacks on the Press 2004: Africa Analysis

March 14, 2005 11:57 AM ET

Overviewby Julia Crawford With the rule of law weak in many African countries, journalists regularly battle threats and harassment, not only from governments but also from rogue elements, such as militias. Repressive legislation is used in many countries to silence...

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In a year of war, murder still top cause of work deaths for journalists

January 3, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, January 3, 2005—Even in a year of combat casualties brought on by war, murder remained the leading cause of work-related deaths among journalists worldwide in 2004, an analysis by the Committee to Protect Journalists has found. Thirty-six...

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Journalist missing in rebel zone for more than a month

October 4, 2004 12:00 PM ET

New York, October 4, 2004—The Committee to Protect Journalists is deeply concerned by reports that a correspondent for the private daily L'Inter has gone missing from the rebel-held town of Bouake after receiving threats from rebels. Amadou Dagnogo was last...

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Key witness charged in case of missing journalist

June 2, 2004 12:00 PM ET

New York, June 2, 2004—A brother-in-law of Ivory Coast's first lady has been formally charged as an accessory in the kidnapping, confinement, and murder of Guy-André Kieffer, a missing freelance journalist with both French and Canadian citizenship, according to international...

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FRENCH-CANADIAN JOURNALIST MISSING

April 21, 2004 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 21, 2004—The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is deeply troubled by the disappearance of French-Canadian freelance journalist Guy-André Kieffer, one of the few foreign investigative reporters still based in Ivory Coast. Kieffer had been receiving death threats...

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