Issue > Safety of Journalists

Court acquits three accused in journalist’s slay

Source: AJI Three men charged with the murder of TV journalist, Ridwan Salamun, were acquitted on 9 March 2011 by… Read More

Town councilor’s spouse issues threat against broadcaster

Source: CMFR A broadcaster was allegedly threatened by the husband of a town councilor in Oas, Albay on 21 February… Read More

Journalists group demands swift police action on attack against reporter

[The following is a statement from the Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI), a SEAPA founding member based in Jakarta, Indonesia:]

Journalist survives stabbing

Source: AJI Unidentified suspects stabbed a correspondent for vivanews.com online portal and “Jakarta Globe” daily newspaper in Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia… Read More

Three journalists receive death threats over corruption stories

Source: CMFR Three journalists in the Philippines said they received death threats after reporting alleged corruption in the construction of… Read More

Media watch group hits slow pace of Ampatuan Massacre trial

[Statement of the Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility (CMFR) on the 15th month since the Ampatuan Massacre of November… Read More

Alleged gunman, 4 others charged for killing of broadcaster

[Original title: Alleged gunman, 4 others charged for killing of Filipino broadcaster. Source: CMFR] The alleged gunman in the killing of a… Read More

Caught in the Crossfire: Southeast Asia’s Press Freedom Challenges for 2011

Freedom of expression continues to come under attack in the region where even the more established democracies are witnessing steadily… Read More