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News Criminal Charges Filed Against Those Who Hindered Journalist

12:59 | October 9, 2017
Armenia’s Prosecutor General’s Office has launched a criminal case into an October 7 incident in the Vayots Dzor community of Shatin where the director of the hospital, his sister (working as a nurse there), and the mayor of Karagloukh, prevented Armday.am reporter Paylak Fahradyan from carrying out his professional duties by grabbing his camera and locking him in a hospital room for nine minutes in order to erase the contents of his memory stick.

News CPJ Joins Call for Georgia to Investigate Case of Exiled Journalist Forcibly Returned to Azerbaijan

23:45 | June 7, 2017
The Committee to Protect Journalists joined 22 international rights organizations in calling on Georgia's Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili to ensure that the case of Afgan Mukhtarli, an Azerbaijani journalist living in exile in Tbilisi who is now in custody in the country's capital, Baku, is fully investigated. CPJ documented last month how Mukhtarli was abducted by unidentified assailants on May 29 and taken across the border to his home country of Azerbaijan.

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