Country Reports

This section examines the state of press freedom around the world, documenting violations and major media developments. Please select your region and countries of interest.


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Americas & Caribbean
Asia & Pacific
Europe
Middle East & North Africa
Sub-Saharan Africa

The Americas & the Caribbean

15.12.2014

IPI pleased U.S. reporter will not be forced to name source

But group concerned James Risen may still be questioned under subpoena[more]


Asia & the Pacific

10.12.2014

On Human Rights Day, 'Don't give up the fight'

IPI short 'My Voice' highlights experiences of humanitarian photojournalist Giles Duley[more]


Europe

15.12.2014

IPI blasts new wave of raids on Turkey media outlets

Calls for release of journalists detained yesterday[more]


Middle East and North Africa

12.12.2014

Four journalists killed this week in Syria

Al Jazeera, Orient News announce deaths of correspondents in Daraa province[more]


Sub Saharan Africa

11.12.2014

African rights court rejects imprisonment in defamation cases

Landmark ruling orders Burkina Faso to change law; IPI urges other states to follow suit[more]