Reporters Without Borders News
Ali Rezaian, Brother of Washington Post Reporter, Jason Rezaian, Speaks Out
Speaking from Germany, Ali shares the ordeal his family underwent to bring his brother home.
Egypt's Media Bill May Bring Demise of Small, Online Outlets
Egyptian journalists say a new draft bill regulating the media will likely bring the demise of dozens of low-budget, online media outlets
Mexican Human Rights Body Investigating Reporter's Killing
Mexico's National Human Rights Commission says it is investigating the weekend killing of a journalist in Veracruz, an eastern state that has been the site of many journalists' slayings in recent years
Advocacy Group Calls on Oman to Release Detained Journalist
An advocacy group for journalists is asking Oman to release a state radio reporter detained in the country since late April
Amid Human Rights Concerns, Bill Clinton Thanks Moroccan King
In front of a cheering audience on the final day of the Clinton Global Initiative Middle East and Africa Meeting, former President Bill Clinton publicly thanked his host King Mohammed VI of Morocco . “[He] just called me and said we could all come back anytime. He was very pleased we were all
Turkish Court Overturns Government's Ban on Twitter
Turkey's ban on Twitter lasted all of six days. Earlier today, a Turkish court overturned the government's decision to ban the social media network. According to the television station NTV, Twitter is expected to be restored later in the day. Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, of the Justice and
Al Jazeera Calls for 'Global Day of Action' Over Jailed Journalists
3 Journalists Held for 55 Days in Egypt, Accused of Belonging to a 'Terrorist Group'
China Kicks Out Foreign Journalist
China has kicked out an accredited foreign journalist for the first time since 1998. Observers fear that the decision to expel Melissa Chan of the Al Jazeera English-language television network is an indication that China is cracking down on foreign media in an attempt to...
Prominent Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei Detained and Missing
The Artistic Director of the Olympic 'Bird's Nest' Stadium Is Government Critic