May 6, 2014

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May 28, 2014

Journalist Serhiy Shapoval was released on 18 May and has returned to his family. At least three hostages remain: theater producer Pavlo Yurov, his colleague Denis Grishchuk and student Igor Oprya....

May 16, 2014

Abdallah Elshamy is being punished with solitary confinement at a maximum-security prison for his continued hunger strike. The journalist has refused food since January in protest of his imprisonme...

May 7, 2014

On 6 May, the Taganskii District Court in Moscow quashed an appeal against the authorities’ decision to block the Russian news website Grani.ru.

May 2, 2014

On 7 April, video journalists Zaw Pe and Win Myint Hlaing were each sentenced to 1 year in prison because of their attempted investigation and criticism of education authorities in Magwe.