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Thursday, June 14, 2012
Eddie Mosses PORT MORESBY (The National / Pacific Media Watch): One man was shot dead by police in the Southern Highlands’ Nipa district yesterday at a political rally and two others...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
JAYAPURA (Asia-Pacific Solidarity Net / Tabloid Jubi /Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian police have warned several journalists working in Serui, Yapen district in Papua, including a journalist from...
Thursday, June 7, 2012
David Robie BUENOS AIRES (Pacific Media Watch): Three journalists working for state-owned public television in Argentina have been attacked during a "cacerolazo" pot-banging protest in the...
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Brutal repression of journalists and civil rights in Indonesian-ruled West Papua, censorship and self-censorship in Fiji and abuses of a free press in Papua New...
Monday, April 30, 2012
SUVA (Xinhua / People's Daily / Pacific Media Watch): The Suva-based UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) Regional Office for the Pacific has highlighted needs for media freedom...
Thursday, April 26, 2012
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders / Reporters sans frontières / Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders condemns the beating that National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) radio...
Saturday, April 21, 2012
Committee to Protect Journalists: ANALYSIS: Deadly, unpunished violence against the press rose sharply in Pakistan and Mexico, continuing a dark, years-long trend in both nations, the Committee to...
Friday, March 9, 2012
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders / Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders condemns the death threats that Patrick Talu, a reporter for the Post-Courier newspaper, received from police...
Thursday, March 8, 2012
PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier / Pacific Media Watch): A journalist was assaulted and threatened to be blown up with a hand grenade by police in Port Moresby yesterday, reports the Post-Courier.
Saturday, February 11, 2012
PARIS (Reporters sans frontières / Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders is concerned by a series of media freedom violations in Indonesia in the past few days. At the same time,...
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Amanda Watson: RESEARCH: This research examines the role of mobile telephony in rural communities of Papua New Guinea. It was conducted in the earliest stages of mobile phone adoption in these areas...
Thursday, February 2, 2012
RAROTONGA, Cook Islands (Pacific Freedom Forum / Pacific Media Watch):  Journalists in Papua New Guinea must be able to report the ongoing political tensions in the country without fear or...
Monday, January 2, 2012
Jason Brown: Kia orana M. President, Fourteen years ago today [15 December 2011], a journalist named JPK disappeared from the island of Tahiti.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists / Pacific Media Watch):  The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins its affiliated New Zealand Engineering, Printing and...
Monday, December 12, 2011
WELLINGTON (Radio New Zealand / Pacific Media Watch): Police have launched a homicide inquiry after a fatal assault on a Radio New Zealand journalist in Wellington, Radio NZ reports. Phillip...