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Journalist killings ease from record highs as murders down, combat deaths up

December 19, 2016 12:00 AM ET

Deadly violence against the media eased in 2016 from recent record levels as the number of journalists singled out for murder declined. A CPJ special report by Elana Beiser and Elisabeth Witchel...

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For journalists, coverage of political unrest proves deadly

December 20, 2011 12:01 AM ET

Journalists die at high rates while covering protests in the Arab world and elsewhere. Photographers and freelancers appear vulnerable. Pakistan is again the deadliest nation. A CPJ special report...

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Imprisonments jump worldwide, and Iran is worst

December 8, 2011 12:01 AM ET

Stark regional differences are seen as jailings grow significantly in the Middle East and North Africa. Dozens of journalists are held without charge, many in secret prisons. A CPJ special report...

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The silencing crime: Sexual violence and journalists

June 7, 2011 9:00 AM ET

Few cases of sexual assault against journalists have ever been documented, a product of powerful cultural and professional stigmas. But now dozens of journalists are coming forward to say they have been sexually abused in the course of their work. A CPJ special report by Lauren Wolfe...

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The Forgotten Man: Audio Slide Show

October 17, 2007 8:47 PM ET

Al-Ahram editor Reda Helal disappeared. Now all memory of him may vanish too....

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The Forgotten Man: CPJ Special Report

October 17, 2007 12:00 AM ET

Reda Helal vanished in central Cairo four years ago. Now, even the memory of the prominent state editor has nearly disappeared. Why have the government and the press ignored his case?...

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10 Most Censored Countries

May 2, 2006 1:50 AM ET

See updated list of 10 Most Censored Countries at: North Korea tops CPJ's list of "10 Most Censored Countries"...

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Between Two Worlds

October 15, 2001 8:17 PM ET

Qatar's Al-Jazeera satellite channel faces conflicting expectations...

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Venezuela Briefing: Radio Chávez

February 1, 2001 8:17 PM ET

Populism meets the press as Venezuela's brash new president takes to the airwaves....

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Hostage to the News

September 18, 2000 8:17 PM ET

Der Spiegel's man in Jolo recalls his stint as a hostage of Commander Rat...

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