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CPJ: Press Freedom Reports 2000

January 20, 2004 10:18 AM ET

An Archive of Special Reports from Around the World 2000-2004...

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Special Report: Aceh

July 13, 2003 12:00 AM ET

Borrowing a page from the U.S. playbook, the Indonesian military is restricting and controlling coverage of their war in the restive province of Aceh....

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Justice Delayed

November 3, 2000 8:17 PM ET

The UN and the Indonesian government both think they know who killed two journalists in East Timor last year. So why aren't the suspects on trial?...

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July 2, 1999 8:17 PM ET

On the eve of Indonesia's first free elections in more than a generation, government officials eagerly point to the country's open and virtually unfettered press as one of the major accomplishments of interim President B.J. Habibie's tenure. With the Indonesian economy still reeling from the Asian economic crisis, unrest simmering...

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Indonesia's Press Flourishes Despite Uncertainty

July 2, 1999 8:17 PM ET

Journalists in Jakarta estimate that 1,000 new publications have sprung up throughout the country since Suharto was forced from office a year ago. While some of them are supported by one or another of the 48 political parties vying in the June 7 elections, many others profess independence and seek...

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East Timorese Militias Turn Their Fury on the Press

May 1, 1999 8:17 PM ET

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Bringing Back a Legend: Tempo Magazine Reopens in Jakarta

November 13, 1998 8:17 PM ET

Dangerous Assignments...

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The Asian Crisis: A Free Press Can Help

July 2, 1998 8:17 PM ET

The Asian economic turmoil of the last eight months struck many international observers as a sudden calamity--trouble that seemed to drop from the sky like an alien invader. But in fact, the signs of structural weakness and the cracks in the veneer of financial robustness were in plain view for...

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