#TANZANIA: A governor stormed into Clouds FM accompanied by armed police officers, who ordered the station’s staff to broadcast a video incriminating Josephat Gwajima, a Protestant church leader and well-known opponent of the governor.
#KENYA: After arresting Gwengi, members of the Quick Response Team (QRT) stripped him naked and gave him a severe beating, inflicting injuries to his head and parts of his body, and confiscated his phone and SIM cards.
Pour la semaine de la presse dans l'#école du Clemi.fr notre secrétaire général Christophe Deloire est en #conférence interactive suivie par 17000 élèves! Le but ? Expliquer à quoi servent les journalistes. #SPME2017
#USA: We urge you to uphold the #FirstAmendment rights of these journalists to report the news and call for charges against them to be dropped, or justify the arrests of reporters in the course of their work.
#MALAYSIA: she was convicted under article 6 (1) (b) of the 2002 Film Censorship Act of screening British journalist Callum Macrae’s documentary “No Fire Zone: The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka” without the Malaysian Censorship Board’s approval.
RSF’s representative in Turkey since 1996, Erol Önderoglu was placed in pre-trial detention by an Istanbul court on June 20, 2016, with two other intellectuals. He has been released on June 30.Erol Önderoglu, the journalist Ahmet Nesin and the human rights defender Sebnem Korur Fincanci, are charged...
#UnitedArabEmirates: We demand the immediate release of blogger and human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor who was arrested yesterday overnight from his home and taken to an unknown place!! His whereabouts remain unknown!