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Radio commentator shot dead

December 3, 2008 3:17 PM ET

New York, December 3, 2008--The Philippine government should work with police to investigate the rise in fatal attacks on journalists following Tuesday's shooting death of Radyo Natin commentator Leo Mila on central Samar Island, the Committee to Protect Journalists said...

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Journalist shot dead in Bihar

December 1, 2008 3:21 PM ET

New York, December 1, 2008--The Committee to Protect Journalists mourns the death of Hindu-language daily Hindustan correspondent Vikas Ranjan in the northern Indian state of Bihar on November 25....

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Politkovskaya trial re-opened to media

November 25, 2008 1:08 PM ET

After Judge Yevgeny Zubov overturned a ban on the press attending the trial of three suspects in the murder of Novaya Gazeta journalist Anna Politkovskaya, we released the following statement......

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Journalist shot and killed in Assam

November 24, 2008 5:24 PM ET

New York, November 24, 2008--The Committee to Protect Journalists mourns the loss of journalist Jagjit Saikia, who was shot dead in northeastern Indian state of Assam on Saturday....

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CPJ mourns death of Congolese reporter

November 24, 2008 5:08 PM ET

New York, November 24, 2008--Police in the Democratic Republic of Congo should thoroughly and transparently investigate the killing of a radio reporter on Friday, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....

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Authorities rule out journalism in Saipov case

November 21, 2008 2:15 PM ET

In response to Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs Dmitry Fedorov's announcement today about the progress of the official Kyrgyz investigation into the October 2007 murder of ethnic Uzbek journalist Alisher Saipov, we released the following statement......

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Motorcycle-riding gunman kills radio commentator

November 17, 2008 12:51 PM ET

New York, November 17, 2008--A gunman on a motorcycle shot radio commentator Arecio Padrigao in southern Gingoog city today, according to international news reports. The journalist died en route to the hospital....

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Local official charged in journalist's murder

November 13, 2008 6:09 PM ET

Nelson Carvajal Carvajal, Radio Sur, August 26, 2008 Original case: April 14, 1998 Colombia's attorney general ordered the arrest of Carlos Augusto Rojas Ortiz, president of the local Assembly in Huila province, for masterminding Carvajal's murder in 1998, according to...

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Crime reporter slain in Ciudad Juárez

November 13, 2008 3:04 PM ET

New York, November 13, 2008--Veteran Mexican crime reporter Armando Rodríguez was shot to death this morning while in his car in the border city of Ciudad Juárez. The Committee to Protect Journalists condemned Rodríguez's killing and called on authorities to...

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