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IPI Podcast launch: Aftermath of the Ján Kuciak verdict

After the surprise acquittal of the alleged mastermind in the 2018 murder of Slovak journalist Ján Kuciak and his fiancée Martina Kušnírová, what are the next steps in the fight for justice? The International Press Institute (IPI) launches today its new podcast series on global press freedom developments, “The Press Freedom Files”. The series’s first […]

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VIDEO: IPI Executive Board demands justice for murdered journalists

On International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, the Executive Board of the International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists for press freedom, gathered in Bratislava, Slovakia to demand justice for Ján Kuciak and all other murdered journalists around the world. Led by Executive Board Chair […]

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VIDEO – Slovakia stands up for press freedom after Ján Kuciak murder

Week after week, Slovak people have taken part in large protests since the murders of investigative journalist Ján Kuciak and his partner, archaeologist Martina Kušnírová, in February. Kuciak’s murder comes only five months after Daphne Caruana Galizia, a Maltese investigative journalist, was killed in a car bombing. The murders raise serious concerns about press freedom […]

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