Report: Pressure on media professionals and pluralism growing

alt informationPressure on Europe’s journalists as they do their jobs saw no let up during the fourth quarter of 2015, according to a survey of verified incidents of violations reported to Index on Censorship’s project Mapping Media Freedom.

Russia: Media freedom curtailed under veneer of legality

alt informationRussia's media freedom has declined under the government of Vladimir Putin. The president and his allies have used a cloak of legislative legitimacy to target