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Broadcaster threatened

CMFR/PHILIPPINES – A broadcaster from Bukidnon has been receiving threatening text messages after discussing allegedly illegal activities at the local… Read More

Mindanao journalists threatened over illegal logging story

CMFR/Philippines – Four journalists and a newspaper publisher from the cities of Butuan and Cagayan de Oro were threatened for… Read More

Foreign journalist, Filipino crew missing in Jolo

CMFR/ Philippines – A three-man news team from a foreign television network has been missing since 12 June 2012 in… Read More

AJI condemns rising cases of violence against journalists

30 May 2012, Wednesday – The Alliance of Independent Journalist (AJI) Indonesia condemned the rising cases of violence against journalists… Read More

Reporter decries alleged police harassment

CMFR/ Philippines – The Olongapo City police director allegedly attacked and barred a reporter from covering a hostage-taking incident last… Read More

Radio blocktimer killed in ambush

CMFR/ Philippines – Police have yet to identify the suspects in the ambush of a radio blocktimer and barangay (village)… Read More

Accused gunman has ordered broadcaster’s widow, two others killed, says radio exec

CMFR/PHILIPPINES – The station manager of a Mindanao radio station claims that a former policeman accused in the murder of… Read More

Reporter files administrative case against police chief

CMFR/PHILIPPINES – A correspondent of the Manila-based Pilipino Star Ngayon (Filipino Star Today) in Olongapo City filed an administrative case… Read More