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Covering the New War

December 21, 2001 8:17 PM ET

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Covering the New War

October 17, 2001 8:17 PM ET

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As Kidnappings Mount, Chechen Government Puts New Restrictions On Journalists

March 1, 1997 8:17 PM ET

Faced with a mounting toll of Russian journalists' abductions, the new Chechen government has heavily restricted reporters' movements. The May kidnapping of independent Russian NTV's prominent war reporter Yelena Masyuk and two crew members was the latest in a string of kidnappings, possibly related to the intention of some Chechen...

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CPJ Names Ten Worst "Enemies of the Press" on World Press Freedom Day, May 3

May 3, 1996 8:17 PM ET

NEW YORK --The leaders of China, Nigeria, and Turkey are among 10 world figures identified by the U.S. based Committee to Protect Journalists as "Enemies of the Press." All are responsible for brutal campaigns against journalists and press freedom, as documented by CPJ in its ongoing monitoring of press freedom...

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More journalists jailed than ever

May 3, 1996 8:17 PM ET

CPJ's 1995 report surveys 101 countries The bullet-ridden wall pictured on the cover is a detail from a photograph taken in Somalia by American photojournalist Dan Eldon of Reuters. Eldon, Associated Press photojournalist Hansi Krauss, and Reuter colleagues Hosea Maina and Anthony Macharia were murdered in July 1993 by a...

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CPJ marks 15th anniversary

May 3, 1996 8:17 PM ET

On April 3, 1981, three New York journalists filed incorporating papers for a new organization called The Committee to Protect Journalists, dedicated to the defense "of the human and professional rights of journalists around the world."...

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Around the world: A regional look at the state of press freedom in 1995

May 3, 1996 8:17 PM ET

Africa For the third consecutive year, Ethiopia held more journalists in jail--31 at year's end--than any other country in Africa. Most were detained without charges....

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Enemies of the Press: The 10 Worst Offenders of 1996

May 3, 1996 12:00 AM ET

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