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One year on, Ukraine urged to solve Sheremet murder

Marking the anniversary of the murder of prominent investigative journalist Pavel Sheremet in a car bombing in Ukraine’s capital, the International Press Institute (IPI) today joined international groups in urging the country to carry out a thorough, independent, and effective investigation of the crime. Sheremet, a Belarus-born journalist who had been working in Ukraine for […]

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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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Пособие по законодательству о диффамации переведено ещё на четыре языка

Изданное IPI и MLDI справочное руководство теперь доступно на греческом, турецком, итальянском и русском

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IPI condemns arson attack on Ukraine broadcaster

Ukrainian authorities must conduct a swift, full and transparent investigation into Sunday’s arson attack on nationwide broadcaster Inter TV, the International Press Institute (IPI) said today. Demonstrators reportedly hurled incendiary devices into Inter’s news offices in Kiev on Sunday afternoon, damaging the building and leading several people inside to be treated for smoke inhalation and […]

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