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The shocking facts about the problem of impunity:


journalists and media workers have been killed since 2006.

9 out of 10 cases go unpunished and see perpetrators walk free.


organisations that make up the IFEX network are committed to ending impunity.

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The Bees Are Coming, or: When a swarm is a good thing

The murder of Jamal Khashoggi and the ensuing cover-up were carried out by people who apparently believed they were untouchable. And why wouldn't they? On this fifth International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, the guilty are still rarely held to account.

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People leave the church of St Francis, after the Archbishop of Malta celebrated mass in memory of murdered journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia on the sixth month anniversary of her death in Valletta, 16 April 2018


Rights groups call for public inquiry into Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder

ActiveWatch – Media Monitoring Agency, Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), IFEX, Index on Censorship, International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), International Press Institute (IPI) , PEN American Center, PEN International, Reporters Without Borders (RSF), South East Europe Media Organisation

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No journalist anywhere should have to risk their life to report the news. Together, let us stand up for journalists – and stand up for justice.
—United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon


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