Mineritos: Bolivia’s child miners

Many photographers would wait decades to tackle shooting tough subjects like child labor in Bolivia’s mines. Not Daniel Burgui Iguzkiza, a freelance journalist and photographer based in Spain. After...

Missouri police detain reporters covering protests

Two reporters were arrested Aug. 13 by police in Ferguson, Mo. amidst continuing protests over the shooting of an unarmed teenager by a police officer in the St. Louis suburb. Wesley Lowery of the...

French journalists held in Indonesia

Police in the Indonesian province of Papua arrested and jailed two French documentary-makers Aug. 6, Australian media reported. Thomas Dandois and Valentine Bourrat were making a documentary for the...

Journalists banned from parts of Ukraine

Recently, journalists have gone missing, been detained and arrested in and around eastern Ukraine. Anti-press incidents were crowned by the statement of the self-proclaimed People’s Republic of Donetsk (PRD)...

Iranian judge denies bail for reformist journalist

An Iranian journalist held since May has exceeded the legal limit for his “temporary detention” according to his lawyer. Serajeddin Mirdamadi’s lawyer, Giti Pourfazel, told the International Campaign for...

Somali journalist killed in car bombing

A Somali radio journalist was killed in a car-bomb attack in the capital Mogadishu on June 21. A bomb believed to have been attached underneath Yusuf Ahmed Abukar Keynan's car exploded after he entered the...

Two Russian journalists killed in eastern Ukraine

Two journalists working for state-owned television Rossiya TV were hit by mortar fire June 17 near the eastern Ukrainian city of Luhansk, Russian media reported. They were filming Ukrainian refugees fleeing...