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Join CPJ and 60 #pressfreedom organizations in our call to #HoldTheLine in support of journalists Maria Ressa and Reynaldo Santos Jr. and independent media in the #Philippines . Sign and share the petition in support:
Lebanese authorities should allow journalists to report from #Beirut ’s Hamra street and other public areas in the country without seeking prior approval.
#MostRead this week: Hong Kong police attack and detain journalists covering protests
Police in #HongKong must stop attacking and harassing journalists and ensure the safety of reporters covering protests.
In the past 25 years, 1230 journalists were killed worldwide in relation to their work. These are only 10 of them. They are #NotTheEnemy .
Since the death of #GeorgeFloyd in police custody sparked #protests across the U.S., police have assaulted and arrested journalists covering them—in some cases causing serious injury. CPJ's @MustafaHameed compiled some of the shocking moments caught on video. #PressFreedom