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Journalists Detained

Turkish Journalists Detained After Asking Questions About ISIS

AP | Posted 06.17.2015 | Media

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish authorities briefly detained three journalists at the border with Syria for angering the local governor with questions...

Journalists Detained For Reporting On Possible Ebola Case In Somalia

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.06.2015 | Media

Three journalists were detained by Somali police on Saturday for reporting on a potential case of Ebola within Somalia. The journalists all worked...

BBC News Crew Detained In Egypt

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 05.27.2014 | Media

Three members of the BBC News team were temporarily detained on Tuesday in Cairo, Egypt, amidst the country's presidential election. BBC News corre...

Reporters Without Borders Sends ANOTHER Call To Action

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 05.23.2014 | Media

Reporters Without Borders expressed its deep concern on Friday for the ongoing threats to local media in Eastern Ukraine. The group said that anti...

Putin: 'Absolutely Unacceptable' To Detain Russian Journalists

Reuters | Posted 07.21.2014 | Media

* Media outlets have taken sides in Ukraine conflict * Russia's parliament calls on Kiev to release reporters * Pro-Russ...

Negotiations Underway To Free Detained Journalists

Reuters | Posted 05.11.2014 | Media

KIEV, March 11 (Reuters) - Negotiations are under way between Ukrainian authorities and pro-Russian forces for the release of three Ukrainian journa...

Journalists Freed In Niger

AP | Posted 04.01.2014 | Media

NIAMEY, Niger (AP) — Niger has freed two journalists and an activist who were detained this week as part of a recent spate of arrests condemned by i...

NY Times Reporters Detained

stateimpact.npr.org | Posted 12.11.2012 | Media

The massive (and controversial) Keystone XL pipeline, which will take heavy crude harvested from oil sand pits in Canada to refineries on the Gulf Coa...

Iran Aids In Release Of Turkish Reporters Detained In Syria

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 07.11.2012 | Media

ISTANBUL (AP) — One Turkish journalist detained in Syria is a devout Muslim who was on a Gaza-bound aid ship targeted in an Israeli raid in 2010, an...

Media Watchdog Urges Obama To Stop Detention Of Journalists By US

AP | MARIA SANMINIATELLI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

UNITED NATIONS — A media watchdog group is urging President Barack Obama to end the U.S. military's practice of detaining journalists without ch...