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Country profile: Uzbekistan
By  • 16 February 2012
Uzbekistan maintains a democratic front while pushing out reporters and abusing human rights. Population: 28,128,600, as of July 2011. Uzbekistan is the most populous country in Central Asia. Capital: Tashkent, with a population of 2.2…
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Radio cancellation raises concerns about political meddling
By  • 7 February 2012
The January cancellation of a Portuguese morning radio show and the firing of five of its commentators has raised concerns about political intrusion on media freedoms, Reporters Without Borders reported last week. The current affairs…
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Brazilian journalists covering violent shantytown raid face gunfire and military restrictions
By  • 6 February 2012
Municipal police are targeting journalists reporting on the violent eviction of residents in São Paulo, Brazil’s Pinheirinho Favela, according to The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas. The Pinheirinho Favela, a shantytown of about…
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