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7 ways Ferguson carries echoes of foreign conflicts

August 14, 2014 5:30 PM ET

As protests continued in Ferguson, MO, the Washington Post ran comparisons between the crackdown on protestors and foreign conflicts. One of these comparisons involved the treatment of journalists, which cited several recent CPJ alerts and cases. Read the full article here....

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Journalist and translator killed in Gaza as Israeli ordnance blows up

August 14, 2014 5:28 PM ET

The Australian (via the Associated Press) cited CPJ's statement on the death of a journalist and a media worker in Gaza. Read the full article here....

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CPJ condemns recent assaults on Libyan journalists, attack on Al Assima channel

August 7, 2014 5:21 PM ET

The Cairo Post cited CPJ's statement on recent attacks on Libyan journalists. Read the full article here....

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Nixon is gone, but his media strategy lives on

August 4, 2014 5:11 PM ET

On the anniversary of the Watergate scandal, the Atlantic referenced CPJ's report on the Obama administration and the press. Read the full article here....

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Iran urged to release detained Washington Post journalist

July 30, 2014 5:06 PM ET

The Guardian cited CPJ's research on press freedom in Iran and CPJ's analysis on the imprisonment of Jacob Rezaian. Read the full article here....

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Mass surveillance is corroding American democracy, Human Rights report concludes

July 28, 2014 4:59 PM ET

The Huffington Post referenced CPJ's report, Obama and the Press, in an article covering the Human Rights Watch/ACLU report on the affect of mass surveillance on American democracy. Read the full article here....

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Iran confirms arrest of Post correspondent

July 25, 2014 4:49 PM ET

The Washington Post cited CPJ's statement on the detainment of Post correspondent Jacob Rezaian, his wife, and other journalists in Iran. Read the full article here....

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This Palestinian journalist was killed in an ambulance on Sunday

July 22, 2014 4:40 PM ET

Vice quoted Sherif Mansour, CPJ's Middle East and North Africa program coordinator, in its analysis of threats to journalists covering Operation Protective Edge. Read the full article here....

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Nigeria's free-wheeling media fears crackdown over Boko Haram battle

July 21, 2014 4:36 PM ET

Reuters cited CPJ's Impunity Index in its analysis of the threats to Nigeria's media. Read the full article here....

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Israeli airstrikes injure three journalists in Gaza

July 18, 2014 4:31 PM ET

Mashable quoted CPJ's Middle East and North Africa program coordinator, Sherif Mansour, after three journalists were injured by IDF airstrikes in Gaza. Read the full article here....

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