#ProtectJournalists: Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) urged United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres to take steps to address the urgent issue of safety of journalists.

UN Secretary General pledges to take action on journalist safety | Reporters without borders

#HONDURAS: The lawsuit was brought in September 2015 in response to López’s revelations about various cases of alleged corruption, in particular, the alleged diversion of public water. #PressFreedom

Honduras: local TV news anchor targeted by flawed trial, smear campaign | Reporters without borders

#PETITION : Signez la pétition pour Erol Onderoglu, notre représentant en #Turquie qui risque la prison pour “propagande terroriste” après avoir pris part à une campagne de solidarité avec le quotidien kurde Özgür Gündem. [ Rsf.org Link ]
#UZBEKISTAN: Newspaper editor freed after being held for 18 years bit.ly/2kPtML4
#POLAND: Reporters Without Borders (RSF) was in Warsaw yesterday to tell the Polish government about its recommendations with regard to media freedom and to urge the European Union to sanction Poland if it continues on its current

In Warsaw, RSF urges Polish government to stop gagging media | Reporters without borders

#AZERBAIJAN: At least 12 journalists, bloggers and media workers are now detained in this Caucasian republic.

Azerbaijani authorities continue to hound independent journalists | Reporters without borders

#SUDAN: Her Islamist critics have even accused her of apostasy, which is punishable by death under the Sharia law in force in Sudan since 1983.

Islamists assail woman journalist over column on public health | Reporters without borders

#DRC: Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is concerned about death threats against journalists covering massacres by the Kamuina Nsapu rebel militia and by the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC) in the southern province of Kasaï-Central.

Journalists threatened for covering violence in Kasaï-Central province | Reporters without borders

End of the #RSF technical training for the Syrian journalists, with HadiAlabdallah winner of 2016 #RsfPrize! #Syria [ Rsf.org Link ]
#UE : International NGOs call on EC Frans Timmermans to take next step on Rule of Law abuses in #Poland!

EU: Polish Government Undermines Rule of Law. EU Commission Should Pursue "Article 7 Procedure" | Reporters without borders

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#USA : This change in policy could prove to be a new obstacle to government transparency and access to information for one of the most important agencies within the United States government.

US - FBI renders access to information more difficult | Reporters without borders

#JobOffer: We're recruiting a programs Director for the inter secretary in Paris.

Work for RSF | Reporters without borders

#DominicanRepublic: by a man who had walked into the studios of Radio 103.5 FM, located inside a shopping mall

Dominican Republic: News presenter and producer gunned down in mid-broadcast | Reporters without borders

#KAZAKHSTAN: the newspaper’s owner has been pressured into closing the business and firing Mamay.

Kazakh editor’s arrest aims to silence opposition paper | Reporters without borders

On #WorldRadioDay, celebrated today, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) pays tribute to radio’s contribution to the fight for media freedom and urges support for exile radio stations that uphold the right to news and information of peoples subjected to the most extreme situations.

Radio – last bulwark of media freedom and independence | Reporters without borders

#THAILAND: We condemn yesterday’s decision by a Thai court to put a young pro-democracy activist on trial for sharing a BBC profile of the new king on Facebook

How Thailand’s junta uses lèse-majesté charges to censor information | Reporters without borders

#IRAN is now one of the world’s biggest prisons for media personnel, with a total of 29 journalists and citizen-journalists detained.

Iranian Revolution’s 38th anniversary, 38 years of media repression | Reporters without borders

#YEMEN : In the wake of autopsy results indicating that investigative journalist Mohamed Al-Absi was poisoned

Yemen: Call for independent probe into journalist’s poisoning | Reporters without borders

#AlbumRSF : Contribuez à la réalisation de l'album RSF avec Yann Arthus-Bertrand et bénéficiez de contreparties exclusives. [ Kisskissbankbank.com Link ]. Un album focalisé sur l’humain dans l’objectif de l’un des plus grands noms de la photo humaniste et environnementale.