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Poland: Abolition of safeguards for pluralism and independence in public service media

Poland: Abolition of safeguards for pluralism and independence in public service media

Coalition urges Polish authorities to resist any temptation to strengthen political control over the media.

“You have to be brave to be a journalist in Serbia”

“You have to be brave to be a journalist in Serbia”

Media freedoms in Serbia are on the decline. A recent report by Human Rights Watch painted a picture of journalists in several western Balkan countries, working in hostile environments whilst facing threats and intimidation.

Ukraine: “Serious blow to media freedom”

Ukraine: “Serious blow to media freedom”

Index on Censorship condemns the move to ban 41 international journalists and bloggers from Ukraine

UK Foreign Office issues statement on arrests

UK Foreign Office issues statement on arrests

Freedom of expression charities have written to UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond urging the UK to speak out publicly in defence of freedom of expression following the arrest of two British journalists in Turkey under terror legislation.

Azerbaijan: Sport for Rights coalition condemns sentencing of journalist Khadija Ismayilova

Azerbaijan: Sport for Rights coalition condemns sentencing of journalist Khadija Ismayilova

The Sport for Rights coalition strongly condemns the sentencing of Azerbaijani journalist Khadija Ismayilova to a staggering 7.5 years in jail.

Journalism is not a crime – Turkey must release charged Vice journalists

Journalism is not a crime – Turkey must release charged Vice journalists

Index on Censorship calls on Turkey to release two Vice journalists and a local colleague who have been formally charged with "working on behalf of a terrorist organisation".

Dunja Mijatović: Online threats of killing, rape and violence everyday reality for too many female journalists

Dunja Mijatović: Online threats of killing, rape and violence everyday reality for too many female journalists

No job comes without sacrifices, but how many downgrading comments, criticism or even threats can one person take before it becomes too much?

Azerbaijan: Journalist Rasim Aliyev murdered as human rights crackdown continues

Azerbaijan: Journalist Rasim Aliyev murdered as human rights crackdown continues

Index on Censorship condemns the murder of Azerbaijani journalist Rasim Aliyev

International press freedom organisations call on Burundi authorities to investigate attacks on journalists and human rights defenders

International press freedom organisations call on Burundi authorities to investigate attacks on journalists and human rights defenders

Press freedom, media development and human rights organisations denounce the continued attacks on and threats to journalists, media workers and human rights defenders in Burundi

The people investigating Serbia’s unsolved journalist murders

The people investigating Serbia’s unsolved journalist murders

Serbia's unique Commission for Investigating Killings of Journalists has come a long way. But founder and chairman, journalist Veran Matic, is paying a high price for justice: he lives under 24/7 police protection

Greece: Can reborn ERT deliver on the promise of a truly public broadcaster?

Greece: Can reborn ERT deliver on the promise of a truly public broadcaster?

On June, 11 2015 the Greek public TV went back to its old name “ERT”, exactly two years after its abrupt closure by the previous conservative-led government.

Russia: Two years without justice for murdered journalist Akhmednabi Akhmednabiyev

Russia: Two years without justice for murdered journalist Akhmednabi Akhmednabiyev

Index on Censorship and 27 other organisations call for the investigation into his case to be urgently raised to the federal level

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