Vietnam (AP) - A Vietnamese journalist who bribed a police officer as part of
an undercover investigation into corruption was sentenced to four years in
prison on Friday, while the officer who accepted the money got a five-year
Jordan (AP) - International rights groups urged Jordan Thursday to immediately
release the publisher of an online newspaper who was arrested after his website
posted an article alleging misconduct by royal officials. Jamal Muhtaseb, the
Morocco (AP) - Three of Morocco's most prominent conservative clerics have
publicly backed a demand that a journalist be put to death for supporting
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Jordan (AP) - A Jordanian prosecutor says authorities have freed the publisher
of an online newspaper who was arrested three weeks ago after his website
posted an article alleging misconduct by royal officials. A prosecutor at the
Morocco (AP) - Morocco has expelled 19 foreigners from the annexed territory of
the Western Sahara, saying they were journalists who entered without permission.
The action, which underlines Morocco's intense sensitivity over criticism of...
(AP) - Around 200 people held a rally Sunday in Moscow to mark the sixth
anniversary of the unsolved murder of crusading reporter Anna Politkovskaya. Participants
held up candles and pictures of the journalist and Full
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Pakistan (AP) - The telephone call to local journalists generally comes in the
late evening. The voice on the other end is harsh. He has a statement he wants
printed, and he prefaces it with a terse order: "Report our messages