Press Releases

Criminal charge brought against Bolivian ...

Miami (July 9, 2014)—A criminal charge brought by the Bolivian government against two journalists from newspaper La Razón, accusing them of espionage for allegedly disclosing state secrets, was protested today ...

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IAPA protests legal action in ...

Miami (July 7, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today protested the use of legal action in Guatemala to intimidate and discourage media and journalists, while welcoming a formal request ...

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IAPA supports Dominican Republic media ...

Miami (July 3, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today offered its support for a request by several Dominican Republic newspapers that there be declared unconstitutional contents of the Law ...

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IAPA criticizes case of prior ...

Miami (July 3, 2014)— The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) criticized today a court ruling prohibiting Argentine news media from publishing comments by a woman against her ex-husband, soccer star ...

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Julio E. Muñoz, IAPA’s Executive ...

Miami (July 1, 2014).— The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) announced today that its Executive Director, Julio E. Muñoz, will leave his post in late December after holding the organization’s ...

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Anti-press authoritarianism encourages closing of ...

Miami (June 30, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today deplored the authoritarianism of the Ecuador government, linking it directly to a continuing deterioration in press freedom in the South ...

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Union conflict in Argentina could ...

Miami (June 26, 2014)—Interruption of broadcasting on Argentina’s América TV and A24 television channels due to a labor conflict was deplored today by the Inter American Press Association (IAPA), which ...

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IAPA concerned at court ruling ...

Miami (June 25, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed concern at a court ruling in Panama against five journalists and the publishing companies of newspapers La Estrella de ...

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Attack on Bolivian paper, photographer ...

Miami (June 24, 2015)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed concern at a new verbal attack by the mayor of the Bolivian city of Santa Cruz de la Sierra ...

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IAPA international delegation to travel ...

Miami (June 20, 2014)—The President of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA), Elizabeth Ballantine, will head an international delegation that will visit Lima, Peru, June 23-25 to gather information about ...

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REPLACES PREVIOUS VERSION – IAPA ...

Miami (June 19, 2014)—Attacks on at least 17 journalists in Brazil in recent weeks in connection with the soccer World Cup were condemned today by the Inter American Press Association ...

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IAPA condemns attacks on journalists ...

Miami (June 19, 2014)—Attacks on at least 17 journalists in Brazil in recent weeks in connection with the soccer World Cup were condemned today by the Inter American Press Association ...

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