RSF calls on US authorities to drop charges against a journalist arrested while covering a press conference
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns the use of force and arrest by police and the Ohio National Guard of a reporter, Evan Lambert, in the course of his duties while covering the train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio.
Sweden: The settlement which closed a gag lawsuit risks negatively impacting press freedom
A businessman and his company have dropped their vexatious lawsuit against Realtid and have paid it an undisclosed sum of money after the newspaper committed to publishing an apology.
The independent Russian TV channel Dozdh (TV Rain) obtains the Journalism Trust Initiative certification
Russian language channel TV Rain becomes the first media in exile to obtain the Journalism Trust Initiative. This channel has proven its independence from the Kremlin for years. This certification proves the utility of JTI in front of despotic regimes.
RSF joins press freedom and civil society organisations in condemning Cambodian government’s decision to revoke independent media VOD’s licence
Prime Minister Hun Sen’s order to shutdown Voice of Democracy (VOD), one of Cambodia’s last independent news media outlets, greatly imperils journalistic freedom in the country.
RSF urges Pakistani government not to criminalise comments about armed forces
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls on the prime minister’s office in Pakistan to immediately abandon plans to make it an offence to criticise the armed forces, as it would pose a serious threat to journalistic freedom.
Marina Ovsyannikova’s extraordinary flight from Moscow with RSF’s help
At a press conference Russian producer Marina Ovsyannikova and RSF secretary-general Christophe Deloire described the extraordinary operation whereby she managed to secretly flee Russia with RSF’s help four months ago.
#FreeMortaza - Support committee created for jailed French-Afghan journalist Mortaza Behboudi
Colleagues and friends of Mortaza Behboudi – a journalist with French and Afghan dual nationality held in Afghanistan since 7 January – announce the creation of a support committee coordinated by Reporters Without Borders (RSF).