Rory Peck

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1,000 deaths: Journalists who gave their lives

August 15, 2013 10:01 AM ET

When Mick Deane was killed in Egypt on Wednesday, he became the 1,000th journalist documented by CPJ as having died in direct relation to his work. The photos above, a sampling of those who have died over the past...

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Attacks on the Press 2009: Burma

February 16, 2010 12:45 AM ET

h7 {float:none;width:auto;height:auto;font-family:sans-serif;font-weight:normal; margins:5px;} Top Developments• Some political prisoners freed, but eight journalists still held.• Government censors all print publications, controls broadcasters. Key Statistic 1st: Ranking on CPJ's Worst Countries to Be a Blogger. Throughout the year, Burma's ruling junta emphasized...

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Resource Center

February 14, 2010 9:55 PM ET

AP Safety CPJ has a detailed security guide that covers a wide variety of safety practices for journalists. The guide includes information on: Basic Preparedness Assessing and Responding to Risk Technology Security Armed Conflict Organized Crime and Corruption Civil...

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Burmese government jails another DVB journalist

February 1, 2010 1:34 PM ET

New York, February 1, 2010—The Burmese government should cease its campaign of intimidation and harassment against the Norway-based Democratic Voice of Burma (DVB), an exile-run television news provider, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....

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The Disappeared in Mexico

September 30, 2008 12:15 AM ET

In Mexico, seven reporters have vanished in three years. Many had investigated links between public officials and drug traffickers. Are the crime groups changing tactics, or is a new type of perpetrator at work? ...

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CPJ Update

July 1, 2007 12:00 AM ET

CPJ Update July 2007 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists...

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CPJ Update

June 1, 2007 12:00 AM ET

CPJ Update July 2007 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists...

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CPJ condemns brutal murder of Swedish photographer

June 23, 2006 12:00 PM ET

New York, June 23, 2006—The Committee to Protect Journalists is deeply shocked by the killing of award-winning Swedish journalist and photographer Martin Adler, who was shot by an unidentified gunman while filming a demonstration in the Somali capital Mogadishu today....

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Martin Adler

Martin Adler

June 23, 2006 12:00 AM ET

Adler, 47, an award-winning Swedish journalist and photographer, was shot by an unidentified gunman while filming a demonstration in the Somali capital. He was a longtime contributor to Britain's Channel 4 News. At the time of death, he was freelancing...

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