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Russian Journalist Auctions Nobel Prize to Help Ukraine Refugees

Russian editor Dmitry Muratov's 2021 Nobel Peace Prize sold at auction for a record $103.5 million. Muratov won the award for his efforts in defending freedom of expression but was forced to suspend his independent newspaper's operations in March. All...

Man Wanted for Murder of Journalist Khashoggi Arrested in Paris

A man from Saudi Arabia who has been linked to the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was detained at a Paris airport earlier on Tuesday. The man, who stands accused of being a member of the hit squad that killed...

Journalists Win Nobel Peace Prize for Quest for Freedom of Expression

Journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2021 for their ongoing efforts to defend freedom of expression in their homes countries of the Philippines and Russia. In its Friday afternoon announcement, the Nobel committee...

Belarus Dictator Forces Athens to Vilnius Flight to Land in Minsk

A Ryanair flight from Athens to Vilnius, Lithuania was forced to land in Belarus to allegedly facilitate the arrest of a dissident to President Alexander Lukashenko on Sunday. Aboard the plane was Roman Protasevich, a 26-year-old journalist who has criticized...

Concerns Raised in Greece on World Press Freedom Day

UNESCO World Press Freedom Day acts as a reminder to governments of the need to respect their commitment to freedom of the press.

Greece Drops in Press Freedom Rankings

In any democracy, especially in Greece, press freedom, especially freedom of information, is fundamental.