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13/04/2011
MENA, IRAQ
Scores of journalists from Arbil complain of being subject to threats, blackmails and physical abuse.
12/04/2011
MENA, EGYPT
Maikel Nabil Sanad sentenced to three years in jail in the first such case since Mubarak was removed from power.
11/04/2011
MENA, IRAN
2011 UNESCO Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize goes to Ahmad Zeidabadi for his 'exceptional courage, resistance and commitment to freedom of expression'
10/04/2011
Americas, UNITED STATES
The move comes as Voice of America will close its longtime radio and TV broadcasts in Mandarin and eliminate its Cantonese service entirely.
10/04/2011
MENA, SUDAN
Communist party newspaper Al-Maidan and Ajras al-Hurriya claim authorities have been blocking their distribution since Wednesday.
10/04/2011
Europe, GEORGIA
New legislation legislation requires broadcasting companies to make public their owners and sources of finance and prohibits offshore ownership of TV stations.
08/04/2011
MENA, SYRIA
Well-known Syrian journalist and opposition figure Fayez Sara is the latest to be arrested in Damascus.
08/04/2011
MENA, LIBYA
Mauritanian Ahmed Vall Ould el-Dine was released, while two other Al Jazeera staffers remain in custody.

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