IFEX calls for an end to impunity for the Ampatuan Massacre
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IFEX members have issued statements condemning the cyber libel guilty verdict handed out by a Philippine court against award-winning journalist Maria Ressa and former Rappler researcher Reynaldo Santos Jr.

Advocates of free press and expression call on the Philippines government to respect the public’s right to know and denounce the stifling of ABS-CBN, one of the largest media groups in the country.

The Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility said the forced closure of a major broadcasting network limits the possibilities of civic engagement and political participation.