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Qatar detains Norwegian journalists over World Cup reporting

The IPI global network condemns the recent arrest of two Norwegian journalists covering th…

IPI condemns phone hacking, smear campaign against Al Jazeera journalist Ghada O...

Prominent Al Jazeera news anchor Ghada Oueiss and her colleague Ola Fares have been target…

IPI urges states in Qatar row to drop media demands

Saudi Arabia and three other Arab nations that have blockaded Qatar and cut diplomatic rel…

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International Declaration on the Protection of Journalists

The International Press Institute (IPI), in cooperation with the Al Jazeera Media Network,…

IPI General Assembly Resolution 2016: Gulf Cooperation Council states

Calling on GCC countries to respect the fundamental human rights of free expression and me…

IPI Report 2013

This special report examines how the media covered the Arab Spring, in a time when normal …

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#IPIWoCo2016 Panel: How to Cover Violent Extremism and Survive

This article originally appeared on the website of the journal Arab Media & Society. U…

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Maria Ressa: Social media being weaponized to discredit journalists online

  Over the last few years, autocratic leaders around the world have begun perfecting …

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