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IPI members call on authorities to ensure the safety of media workers
Newspaper correspondent suffered multiple gunshot wounds in attack at her home
General Assembly delegates unanimously adopt resolution criticising 'secrecy' legislation
Mashallah Shamsolvaezin says his country currently holds 48 in prison
The optimism seen in 1994 has become clouded with pessimism for the future of press freedom