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    CPJ calls Nigerian authority to find kidnapped newspaper columnist

    CPJ calls Nigerian authority to find kidnapped newspaper columnist

    rts. Unidentified gunmen entered Kogbara's home in Port Harcourt city, capital of Rivers...

    Turkish authorities raid independent media company: CPJ

    Turkish authorities raid independent media company: CPJ

    silence opposition media ahead of November parliamentary elections. According to news...

    China commemorates WWII victory over Japan

    China commemorates WWII victory over Japan

    War Two. Today’s parade marks 70 years after Japan formally surrendered on the USS...

    Iranian Civil Right Atena Daemi in critical condition

    Iranian Civil Right Atena Daemi in critical condition

    rison since October 2014 are at risk of losing her health due to medical care shortage,...

    US demands China to release detained Christian activists and lawyers

    US demands China to release detained Christian activists and lawyers

    ior US official. Among the detainees is Zhang Kai, a prominent Christian lawyer, as well as...

    Ships carrying thousands of migrants arriving in Greece

    Ships carrying thousands of migrants arriving in Greece

    to Piraeus port.  EU is struggling to deal with influx of migrant crisis. At least...

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    Sept.2, New York: The US has urged China to release lawyers and Christian leaders detained ahead... Full article
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    Sept.2, Athens: Two ships carrying thousands of migrants are arriving in Greece. More than 4,000... Full article
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    Sept.2, Gaza Strip: A new report published by the United Nations Conference on Trade and... Full article
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    Sept.2, Budapest: At least 500 refugees wanting to travel to Germany have been blocked from to enter the rail station in Budapest.  Thousands of refugees had boarded the train to Germany and Austria from the Budapest's Keleti station on Monday, which was later shut briefly on Tuesday. Germany said that a record of more than 3,500 asylum seekers had turned uo in Bavaria on Tuesday. More than 350,000 people, many from war-torn Syria, have made the perilous crossing of the... Full article
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    Sept.2, Harare: MISA-Zimbabwe Chairperson Kumbirai Mafunda has urged Police Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri to investigate and bring to account members of his force involved in the assault of journalists conducting their lawful professional duties. In his report to the MISA-Zimbabwe Annual General Meeting in Harare on 20 August 2015, Mafunda said: “While cases pertaining to media freedom violations are somewhat on the decline, we are concerned that a number of the violations... Full article
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    Has anyone of us ever realized that the clothes we bear, the fabrics we gracefully flaunt in... Full article
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    Thor Halvorssen’s deep engagement in the complicated and often dizzying politics of global... Full article
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    Addressing thousands of foreign guests and veterans, Putin chose to ignore the boycott, thanking... Full article
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    /Stop killing “dissent” in Bangladesh Killing bloggers in Bangladesh is killing change Das, a Bangladeshi secular blogger is the 20th of the writers silenced globally this year, according to the CPJ statistics. – Bangladesh is ranked – 13th globally with at least 16 journalists killed since 1992. Das, meanwhile, was said to be the editor of Jukti—(which literally means “logic” in the local language) a scientific magazine, and also contributed... Full article

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