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Journalists In Trouble

Acts Targeting RFE/RL Journalists In 2018

  • 19 Harassment / Intimidation ​
  • 7 Detention / Arrest
  • 6 Threats
  • 6 Assaults
  • 3 Deaths

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RFE/RL contributors and journalists, and the family and staff members who support them, risk intimidation, physical harm, and imprisonment because of the work they do. This page documents these incidents and others in our coverage region to raise awareness about the human cost of reporting in places where the media is unfree.

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