Paul Klebnikov

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Attacks on the Press 2004: Russia

March 14, 2005 11:14 AM ET

RussiaA midyear purge of independent voices on state television and an alarming suppression of news coverage during the Beslan hostage crisis marked a year in which Russian President Vladimir Putin increasingly exerted Soviet-style control over the media. Using intelligence agents...

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Russian Prosecutor-General charges one in the murder

February 23, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, February 23, 2005—Belarusian authorities yesterday extradited to Russia two ethnic Chechens who are suspects in the July slaying of Paul Klebnikov, founding editor of Forbes Russia magazine, according to local and international press reports. The Russian General-Prosecutor's Office...

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CPJ urges Bush to highlight Russian press abuses in Putin summit

February 20, 2005 12:00 PM ET

Dear President Bush: The Committee to Protect Journalists is extremely concerned about the dramatic decline in press freedom under Russian President Vladimir Putin's tenure, including a recent surge in new media restrictions spearheaded by the Kremlin and its allies.

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CPJ Update

February 15, 2005 12:00 AM ET

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

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CPJ Update

January 14, 2005 12:00 AM ET

CPJ Update January 14, 2005 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists Return to front page | See previous Updates...

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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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Journalists Killed in the Last Ten Years

December 31, 2004 3:42 PM ET

The Toll: 1995-2004 Each year in January, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) publishes a list of journalists killed in the line of duty around the world. This list has become the most widely cited press freedom statistic and...

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CPJ Update

December 15, 2004 4:02 PM ET

CPJ Update December 15, 2004 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists Return to front page | See previous Updates...

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‘Stewards of a tradition'LA Times Editor Carroll reminds journalists of heroes and values

November 24, 2004 12:00 PM ET

New York, November 24, 2004—The gap widens each year between contemporary journalists who work in multi-faceted news corporations and the journalistic "heroes" of the past, Los Angeles Times Editor John Carroll told a crowd of 850 who gathered at the...

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Klebnikov family calls for journalists worldwide to probe editor's unsolved murder

November 18, 2004 12:00 PM ET

Washington, November 18, 2004—The family of slain journalist Paul Klebnikov is calling on reporters worldwide to launch an investigation into the unsolved murder of the Forbes Russia editor, gunned down in a contract-style slaying outside his Moscow office in July,...

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