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Where is Azory Gwanda?

April 2, 2019 10:36 AM ET

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CPJ calls on Maldives to empower commission on enforced disappearances and murders

March 27, 2019 4:08 PM ET

CPJ writes to the speaker of the People's Majlis, asking him to strengthen press freedom in the Maldives and commit to pursuing justice and ending impunity by calling for a vote on a bill to grant investigative powers to the presidential commission on enforced disappearances and murders.

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Internet blackouts in Venezuela, and fighting for justice in the Maldives

March 22, 2019 12:00 AM ET

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Vietnamese blogger Truong Duy Nhat, who disappeared in Thailand, imprisoned in Vietnam

March 21, 2019 11:54 AM ET

Bangkok, March 21, 2019 -- Vietnamese authorities must immediately and unconditionally release detained blogger Truong Duy Nhat and allow him to travel freely outside of the country, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....

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Maldives commission renews hope of justice for Rilwan and Rasheed

March 18, 2019 6:00 PM ET

Mission Journal: With a new presidential commission investigating the abduction of Ahmed Rilwan Abdulla and the murder of Yameen Rasheed, CPJ's Asia program research associate Aliya Iftikhar travels to Malé in late February to speak with the bloggers' families...

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CPJ calls on Thailand to account for missing Vietnamese blogger

February 6, 2019 12:15 PM ET

Bangkok, February 6, 2019--The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on Thai authorities to investigate the disappearance of Vietnamese blogger Truong Duy Nhat, publicly report on that investigation's findings, and take all measures to ensure that the journalist has...

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CPJ Insider: February 2019 edition

January 28, 2019 9:49 AM ET

CPJ joins event at U.S. Capitol marking 100 days since Khashoggi murder The Committee to Protect Journalists spoke alongside policymakers and press freedom advocates at a bipartisan event at the U.S. Capitol on January 10, hosted by Representatives Adam Schiff...

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Rafael Murúa Manríquez

January 25, 2019 6:55 PM ET

The body of Rafael Murúa Manríquez, 34, was found on January 20, 2019, near an expressway approximately 25 miles north of Santa Rosalía, in the northern Mexican state of Baja California Sur, according to news reports. The Baja California Sur...

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Mexican reporter found killed in Baja California Sur

January 22, 2019 5:47 PM ET

Mexico City, January 22, 2019 - Mexican authorities should immediately undertake a transparent and exhaustive investigation into the murder of community radio station director Rafael Murúa Manríquez, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....

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Jesús Medina Ezaine

December 12, 2018 12:09 PM ET

On August 29, 2018, Venezuela's intelligence service, the Servicio Bolivariano de Inteligencia Nacional (SEBIN), detained freelance photographer Jesús Medina Ezaine at a subway station in Caracas, according to news reports. In a video posted to Twitter by Venezuela's National Union...

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