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# Freedom of the Press

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Loyalist terrorist group issues threats against two journalists in Belfast
A number of reporters working for the Sunday Life and Sunday World were visited by police officers this morning.
Open letter to the Taoiseach and Tánaiste: Fight Egypt's jailing of journalists
Irish journalists, academics, union leaders and lawyers urge Irish government to press for freedom of journalists in Cairo.
Column: Will history repeat itself for Obama in the Massachusetts special election?
A Republican candidate’s surprise take of the senate seat left vacant by Ted Kennedy’s death in 2010 shook Obama’s administration – now, with the same seat up for grabs, Sam McNally wonders if the president has anything to fear this time around.
Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured
The one-year anniversary of the death of young journalist Bassel Shehadeh, who was killed in a shelling attack by Syrian government forces, will be marked by a worldwide commemoration of his life and work.
Burma to allow daily private newspapers
It will be the first time since 1964 that non-state media will be allowed to publish news in the country.
Shatter launches stinging attack on 'contrived' journalism
The minister for justice tells a Seanad debate that some journalists omit important facts in order to scandalise the public.