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Ex-police officer says murder committed at mayor’s command
New president says news websites will be unblocked, press to be free
IPI research: blasphemy, religious insult still a crime in half of member states
Nabeel Rajab: authorities targeting social media, the only ‘free’ area
Group says number still ‘unacceptable’, urges states to combat impunity