Dozhd TV

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Russian security services detain journalists in border city, order them to leave

March 7, 2017 4:34 PM ET

New York, March 7, 2017--Russian security services should stop harassing and obstructing journalists and should allow them to work unimpeded, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Security services have detained at least three journalists who had traveled to...

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CPJ urges Putin to ensure Chechen officials cease harassing journalists

January 21, 2016 1:09 PM ET

The Committee to Protect Journalists writes to Russian President Vladimir Putin to express its deep concern at the menacing language employed on social media and in the press by officials in Chechnya against critical journalists and rights activists.

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One year after Charlie Hebdo, will press freedom become victim of war on terror?

January 6, 2016 3:37 PM ET

Who would have thought that France would top the list of most deadly countries for the press in 2015, second only to Syria? The massacre of eight cartoonists and journalists by Islamic militants at the Paris office of the...

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CPJ alarmed by Russia's harassment of Dozhd TV

December 7, 2015 12:59 PM ET

New York, December 7, 2015--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Russian authorities to allow Dozhd TV to broadcast without fear of harassment. Today, prosecutors in Moscow carried out an audit of the independent station to check for purported violations...

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