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CPJ, 80 media and rights groups urge African heads of state to release jailed journalists

April 6, 2020 2:14 PM ET

CPJ and 80 media, press freedom, and human rights organizations write to African heads of state to call on their respective governments to release all jailed journalists amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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CPJ sends letter calling on new Malaysian prime minister to respect press freedom

April 2, 2020 3:40 PM ET

His Excellency Muhyiddin YassinPrime Minister of MalaysiaPrime Minister's OfficeFederal Government Administration CenterBangunan Perdana Putra, Putrajaya 62502Malaysia Sent via email to [email protected]

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Release all jailed journalists now

March 30, 2020 12:01 AM ET


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CPJ calls on Canadian police to allow journalists to freely cover matters of public interest

March 16, 2020 4:33 PM ET

CPJ writes to the commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police to express concern at the treatment of journalists covering protests against the construction of a gas pipeline through Wet’suwet’en territory, and to urge that the RCMP allow them to do their job and report freely on matters of public interest.

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CPJ calls on US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to support press freedom

January 29, 2020 4:00 PM ET

January 29, 2020 The Honorable Mike PompeoSecretary of StateU.S. Department of State2201 C St NWWashington, D.C., 20520 Sent via email...

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CPJ, RSF call on Haitian authorities to investigate attacks on journalists

November 14, 2019 12:30 PM ET

The Committee to Protect Journalists and Reporters Without Borders urge Haitian authorities to take steps necessary to guarantee independent and comprehensive investigations into all cases of violence against journalists, and communicate the results to the public in a timely manner.

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CPJ calls on Tajik president to ensure journalists can report the news freely and safely

October 25, 2019 11:11 AM ET

CPJ writes to Tajik President Emomali Rahmon to express serious concerns regarding threats to journalists, censorship of independent news outlets and the internet, and restrictions on accreditation of journalists in Tajikistan as the country prepares to hold parliamentary and presidential elections in 2020.

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CPJ calls on Hong Kong chief executive to establish body to probe police violence against journalists

October 9, 2019 4:58 PM ET

CPJ writes to Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam to urge her to use her authority to take the steps necessary to launch an independent body that can investigate repeated attacks on journalists by Hong Kong police.

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CPJ issues letter of support for fallen journalists memorial

September 24, 2019 3:18 PM ET

September 24, 2019 Mr. Peter MayChairmanNational Capital Memorial Advisory Commission1100 Ohio Drive, SW, Room 220Washington, D.C. 20242...

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CPJ calls on Thai prime minister to restore press freedom

September 23, 2019 12:29 PM ET

CPJ wrote to Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, urging him to restore freedom the press in Thailand.

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