Peru - IFEX Member Campaigns

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28 July 2011 |

Open letter from RSF urges incoming president to ensure journalists "no longer fear imprisonment"

RSF's letter highlights the obstacles to media pluralism and freedom of information and urges the president to work towards their removal.
6 June 2011 |

Attacks on the press rise in lead up to election

At least eight journalists have been physically attacked, threatened, or verbally harassed in response to their coverage of the presidential race.
7 October 2010 |

IAPA calls for creation of special court for crimes against journalists

IAPA reminded Supreme Court Chief Justice Javier Villa Stein that he had pledged to present to the Executive Council the idea of setting up a special criminal court that would hear cases of offenses against journalists.
26 May 2010 |

IAPA concludes mission to Peru

IAPA reviewed the possible reopening of an inland radio station and legal procedures in the case of a murdered journalist with President Alan García.

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