imprisoned journalists

#FreeAustinTice Banner To Be Unveiled on the Newseum’s Facade

Austin Tice

On Nov. 2 at 12 p.m., Reporters Without Border (RSF) and the Newseum will unveil a banner for Austin Tice, the last American journalist captive held in Syria, on the Newseum’s facade.
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Washington Post reporter released from Iranian prison

Jason Rezaian

Jason Rezaian had been held captive for 544 days on espionage charges.
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Washington Post reporter sentenced in secret – an Iranian shame

Jason Rezaian

A government official has announced that The Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian has now been sentenced to prison following his conviction last month on espionage and other charges.
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Washington Post Reporter Convicted

Jason Rezaian

Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, who has been held in Iran’s notorious Evin Prison since 2014, was found guilty Oct. 11 following a secret trial on charges of espionage.
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Journalist’s Fate in Limbo

Jason Rezaian

Coming off the release of two imprisoned Al-Jazeera journalists in Egypt on Sept. 23, the president of Iran has indicated a willingness to release Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, but with conditions.
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Journalists Freed in Egypt

Al-Jazeera journalists

Al-Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed were released from an Egyptian jail Sept. 23 after a pardon by Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi, who freed a total of 100 prisoners.
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