Elena Milashina, a Russian reporter, will also be honoured with an International Press Freedom Award.
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Zeenat Shahsadi was abducted while investigating a politically explosive story.
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Media and freedom of expression organizations are protesting after the Royal Canadian Mounted Police charged Justin Brake, a reporter for The Newfoundland and Labrador Independent,… Continue Reading Free expression organizations protest charges against reporter
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A coalition of press freedom organizations have planned a rally on Monday, Feb. 6, in support of Ben Makuch. The Vice Media Canada journalist was ordered in… Continue Reading Rally planned to support Vice journalist fighting RCMP production order