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Serbia: IPI alarmed by verdict penalizing investigative platform over court report

The International Press Institute (IPI) and its global network today express concern over the decision by a judge in Serbia to find the Crime and Corruption Investigative Network (KRIK) guilty of defamation over a report it published about evidence presented in court involving the country’s new Interior Minister. IPI believes this ruling unjustifiably penalises the […]

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Somalia: Journalist Mohamed Isse Koonaa killed in suicide bomb attack

The IPI global network condemns the double suicide bomb attack that killed one journalist, Mohamed Isse Koonaa, and injured two others and scores of other people on October 29, 2022, in Mogadishu, the capital city of Somalia. According to a statement by the Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS), Mohamed Isse Koonaa, a journalist working with Universal […]

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India: IPI condemns raid on The Wire, site’s top editors

The IPI global network condemns the raid by Indian police on top editors at the Indian news site The Wire after a complaint by a communications offical of Indian’s ruling party. On October 31 police in Delhi searched the homes of The Wire editors Siddharth Varadarajan, MK Venu, Sidharth Bhatia, and Jahnavi Sen as well […]

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IPI calls for renewed urgency in tackling impunity for crimes against journalists around the world

States must urgently do more to protect the safety of journalists and bring those responsible for attacks on the media to justice, the International Press Institute (IPI) said to mark International Day to End Impunity on November 2, 2022. Journalists uncover truth and hold the powerful to account. They bring us critical news and information […]

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