Cambodian activist Kem Ley was gunned down just two days after publicly criticizing the powerful Hun Sen family. Although his killer was sentenced to life in prison, the main question remains: Who ordered Kem Ley's murder?
Gambian journalists Musa Saidykhan and Ebrima Manneh were separately arrested and detained by state agents in Gambia. Saidykhan was subjected to brutal torture, while Manneh disappeared with little trace.
On 1 January 2014, Pakistani journalist Shan Dahar was shot by armed men and taken to a local hospital where he remained unattended until he succumbed to his injuries. To date, none of the perpetrators have been brought to justice.