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Khadim Hussain Sheikh

April 14, 2008 1:05 PM ET

Sheikh, a stringer for Sindh TV and local bureau chief for the national Urdu-language daily Khabrein, was killed by unidentified gunmen as he left his home by motorbike in the town of Hub, about 25 miles (40 kilometers) north of...

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Journalist shot dead in Pakistan

April 14, 2008 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 14, 2008—The Committee to Protect Journalists is concerned by reports that a journalist was shot and killed today in the unstable province of Baluchistan in southwestern Pakistan. CPJ is investigating whether his murder was connected to his...

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Attacks on the Press 2007: Asia Analysis

February 5, 2008 12:08 PM ET

Amid South Asian Conflict, Remarkable ResilienceBy Bob DietzTraffic is sparse during a late-night run to the Bandaranaike International Airport north of the Sri Lankan capital, Colombo. Because of insecurity caused by war between the Sinhalese-dominated government and Tamil separatists in...

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Pakistani journalists face warrantless arrests

December 3, 2007 12:00 PM ET

New York, December 3, 2007 — The Committee to Protect Journalists is greatly concerned by the Pakistani government’s authorization of police to arrest without warrant members of the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ), the country’s largest media organization. The...

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Dmitry Muratov, Editor of Novaya Gazeta, Russia

November 27, 2007 10:31 PM ET

CPJ TO HONOR FIVE JOURNALISTS...

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Adela Navarro Bello - Director of Zeta, Tijuana, Mexico

November 27, 2007 8:57 PM ET

CPJ TO HONOR FIVE JOURNALISTS        ...

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Mazhar Abbas - TV journalist, Pakistan

November 27, 2007 8:51 PM ET

CPJ TO HONOR FIVE JOURNALISTS        ...

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Tom Brokaw - Burton Benjamin Award

November 27, 2007 8:49 PM ET

CPJ TO HONOR FIVE JOURNALISTS        ...

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Gao Qinrong - Reporter spent 8 years in jail in China

November 27, 2007 8:46 PM ET

CPJ TO HONOR FIVE JOURNALISTS        ...

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CPJ To Honor Five Journalists

November 26, 2007 5:21 PM ET

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