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‘News organizations standing up for the safety of media’ on Feb. 5
One year after historic election, optimism mixes with sluggish pace of reform
IPI urges lawmakers to reject measures absent safeguards, precise definitions
Humam Najjar died on April 16, 2015 from injuries he sustained in a car bomb attack on the headquarters of local rebel groups in Marea nine days earlier. Also known as Abu Yazan al-Halabi, Najjar was on assignment for Aleppo...
IPI welcomes ruling, urges lawmakers to act further to protect press freedom