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Subpoenas served to several journalists and media outlets
Journalist Appolos Hakizimana released
Journalist Jerzy Slavomir Mac reported missing
Censorship measures taken against television news programs
Several journalists harassed while covering demonstrations
Congressional Defence Commission President refutes idea of controls on the media; President Fujimori questions ethics of the independent media
Journalist and cameraman briefly detained; death threats issued against them
Government reportedly orders blackout on media coverage of strike by civil servants
"Expo Times" editors Ibrahim Seaga Shaw and Gibril Kroma arrested; newspaper's offices searched
Three journalists with Albanian- language media in Kosovo harassed
President Bakili Muluzi and his wife sue two newspapers for defamation
Independent press being subjected to tax inspections by the Ministry of Finance
MBC dismisses journalist, suspends editor and warns announcer reportedly over coverage of opposition party rally
Ayacucho bishop calls for controls on media
Distribution ban on weekly
Journalist sentenced to one year in prison
Writer Erol Anar charged with "separatist propaganda"
Radio producer Okina Deesor detained
Journalist Vianney Ombe Ndzana assaulted; Pierre Essamba Essomba briefly detained; Gaston Ekawalla sentenced to prison
Cabinet orders withdrawal of advertising from "Mo- Afrika" over the newspaper's "negative stance" toward the government
Four staff members of the weekly "Al-Bilad" arrested; "Al-Aswaq" journalist Fouad Hussein arrested
Minister threatens to lock out print media
Minister criticises paper
Some religious writers freed in Iran while others remain in prison
Indonesian journalist Fuad Muhammad Syafrudin dies after attack
"The Post" editors plead not guilty to charge of receiving classified information
Journalist Amiel Nkuliza released
"The News" editors Bayo Onanuga and Babafemi Ojudu arrested; Ojudu later released
Lecturer arrested for circulating information on riots via e-mail
Judge bans media coverage of court case
Russian helicopters fire on CNN and WTN crews
Doubts around alleged attack on journalist Santiago Pinetta
Patria journalist Ramon Alberto Cruz Lima detained and harassed; concern at reports of arrest of Patria member Magali Pino and Bernardo Fuentes Camblor
Radio journalist assassinated
Journalists trapped in Chechnya hostel reportedly rescued; CPJ appeals to both sides in Chechen conflict for journalists' safety
"Nation" photographer briefly detained while covering release of jailed members of advocacy group
Journalist Amiel Nkuriza detained; Isaie Niyoyita goes into hiding; Appolos Hakizimana and Joseph Ruyenzi still detained; whereabouts of Mauass Mugabo still not known
Bill introduced which would review cases involving those unjustly convicted of terrorism
Police pressure journalists; tax threatens autonomy of newspapers
Prosecutor withdraws suit against Kazakh edition of Russian daily "Komsomolskaya Pravda"
Further information on attack on journalist Santiago Pinetta
Radio announcer Jose Cardenas dismissed
Radio Lesotho journalist Mamonyane Matsa'ba demoted
Right-wing group renews threats against the media
Journalist Rodrigo Alonso kidnapped and robbed
Journalist Juan Antonio Sanchez detained and robbed
Two journalists detained while covering rallies in Surabaya; clarification to attack on APTV reporter
Writer Dr Nasr Hamed Abu-Zeid branded an apostate
Ban on issue of "Azadlig" among incidents of censorship; journalist Metin Yasar Oglu remains in detention
Government ministry closes "Avrazia"
Mob 'Ransacks' Galz Stand
Journalist found guilty, gets demoted
WiPC marks third year since the sentencing of poet and journalist Cecilio Ismael Sambra Hubert
Journalist Appolos Hakizimana detained; current whereabouts unknown
New President of Congress Victor Joy Way expresses his support for a free press
Several journalists harassed and assaulted while attempting to cover government crackdown on political opposition
"Al-Safa" editor-in-chief Ashraf Shaban abducted

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