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Lawsuit against Hungarian journalist can have chilling effect on Internet freedom, warns OSCE media freedom representative - Representative on Freedom of the Media

Lawsuit against Hungarian journalist can have chilling effect on Internet freedom, warns OSCE media freedom representative - Representative on Freedom of the Media | Media Freedom | Scoop.it

“I am concerned that the Hungarian News Agency filed a lawsuit against the journalist simply because he published critical blogs,” Mijatović said. “Freedom of expression is an essential element of any democracy, and it is not limited to statements acceptable to all.”

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IFJ.org - Europe - International groups express alarm over deteriorating media freedom in Turkey

IFJ.org - Europe - International groups express alarm over deteriorating media freedom in Turkey | Media Freedom | Scoop.it

Brussels, Sep 17, 2012 – The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) today joined with its affiliate in Turkey, the Turkish Union of Journalists (Türkiye Gazeteciler Sendikası - TGS) , the International Press Institute and its Turkish National Committee, and the Freedom for Journalists Platform (Gazetecilere Özgürlük Platformu – GÖP) to issue a statement expressing alarm over the continuing deterioration of media freedom in Turkey.

 

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