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IJ4EU: Tracking Russian spy operations in Europe

Who are the Russian spies captured in the Baltic countries over the few past years, how are they recruited and in which other ways is Russia pursuing its agenda in Europe? These were some of the questions that a five-country team of investigative journalists led by the Baltic Center for Investigative Journalism (Re:Baltica) sought to […]

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Study: criminal defamation unduly limits media freedom

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatović today released a comparative study “Defamation and Insult Laws in the OSCE Region” finding that criminal law remains an instrument to excessively limit media freedom. Commissioned by the representative and conducted by International Press Institute (IPI) Director of Press […]

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Letter: Publisher of Russian-language daily murdered

His Excellency Lennart Meri President Office of the President Weizenbergi 39 15050 Tallinn Republic of Estonia Fax: (+ 3726) 31 62 50 Vienna, 14 March 2001 Your Excellency, The International Press Institute (IPI), the global network of editors and media executives, strongly condemns the murder of newspaper publisher in Estonia. According to our sources, Vitaliy […]

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