Eynulla Fatullayev

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In Azerbaijan, reporter convicted on drug charges

June 12, 2012 1:01 PM ET

Moscow, June 12, 2012--CPJ condemns Monday's conviction of a journalist in Azerbaijan who has been held by police since February on trumped-up charges....

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CPJ Impact

April 26, 2012 10:47 AM ET

News from the Committee to Protect Journalists, April 2012CPJ launches Journalist Security Guide CPJ launched the Journalist Security Guide recently, which provides reporters with concrete steps to minimize the dangers of digital and physical reporting. In the guide, Danny O'Brien, CPJ's...

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Eynulla Fatullayev awarded UNESCO/Cano Prize

April 18, 2012 5:34 PM ET

Azerbaijani journalist Eynulla Fatullayev has been named 2012 laureate of the UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize, UNESCO announced yesterday....

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Attacks on the Press in 2011: Azerbaijan

February 21, 2012 12:48 AM ET

Four years after Eynulla Fatullayev was imprisoned on a series of fabricated charges, and more than a year after the European Court of Human Rights ordered his immediate release, the editor finally walked free. In an interview with CPJ,...

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CPJ Impact

December 29, 2011 10:09 AM ET

News from the Committee to Protect Journalists, December 2011 The year in press freedom This year was marked by a wave of anti-press violence as social unrest stirred millions into action. Journalists from Belarus to Egypt and Mexico to Beijing...

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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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Video: Freeing Eynulla Fatullayev

December 8, 2011 12:00 AM ET

In this video companion to CPJ's 2011 census of imprisoned journalists, Azerbaijani editor Eynulla Fatullayev describes his own time in prison and how international advocacy can make a difference in winning the freedom of jailed reporters, editors, photojournalists, and...

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CPJ Impact

December 5, 2011 11:17 AM ET

News from the Committee to Protect Journalists, November 2011 Honoring those who buck the system CPJ and about 900 supporters recently embarked on an emotional journey with four journalists from Bahrain, Belarus, Mexico, and Pakistan. At the 2011 International Press...

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CPJ International Press Freedom Awards 2011

November 23, 2011 11:59 PM ET

21st Annual Ceremony and Dinner To benefit the Committee to Protect Journalists Four intrepid reporters and editors from Bahrain, Belarus, Mexico, and Pakistan were honored Tuesday, November 22, at the Committee to Protect Journalists' 21st Annual International Press Freedom...

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Honoring reporting in defiance of censorship

November 23, 2011 11:50 AM ET

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