Press Releases

IAPA requests Peru Supreme Court ...

MIAMI, Florida (April 21, 2014)—On the 10th anniversary of the murder of Alberto Rivera Fernández the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) asked Peru’s Supreme Court to have the crime fully ...

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IAPA recalls murder in Colombia, ...

Miami (April 16, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today recalled the murder of Colombian journalist Nelson Carvajal on the 16th anniversary of his assassination and urged the South American ...

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IAPA voices concern at murder ...

Miami (April 14, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed concern at the murder of Carlos Hilario Mejía Orellana, an employee of Radio Progreso in Honduras, and called on ...

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IAPA voices solidarity with Venezuelan ...

Miami (April 9, 2014)—At the end of its Midyear Meeting in Barbados the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today expressed “its solidarity with the people of Venezuela, the victims and ...

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IAPA protests attack on executive ...

Miami (April 4, 2014)—An attack on the managing director of the Grupo Editoral Noroeste newspaper group in Mexico was protested by the Inter American Press Association (IAPA), which said that ...

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IAPA says show of solidarity ...

Miami (April 1, 2014)—Just days before the start of the Midyear Meeting of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) in Barbados its Committee on Freedom of the Press and Information ...

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IAPA to review anti-free press ...

Miami (March 27, 2014)—Direct censorship in Venezuela, spying in the United States, advertising discrimination in Argentina, obstacles to access information in the Caribbean, fines on media in Ecuador and legal ...

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Ecuador government fine on newspaper ...

Miami (March 26, 2014)—A fine by the government of Ecuador levied on the newspaper Extra was condemned today by the Inter American Press Association (IAPA), which stated that it was ...

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IAPA readies half-yearly review of ...

Miami (March 19, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) is to make an in-depth review during its Midyear Meeting to be held in Barbados April 4-7 of major press freedom ...

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IAPA calls for criminal charges ...

Miami (March 12, 2014)—The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today called on the authorities of Barbados to drop criminal charges against two executives and a journalist of the Nation newspaper ...

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Declaration of Chapultepec is 20 ...

Miami (March 11, 2014)—After 20 years the Declaration of Chapultepec “continues as valid as ever,” according to officers of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA), who claim its relevance in ...

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IAPA repudiates Venezuelan government’s censorship ...

Miami (March 7, 2014)— The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) denounced today the legal action taken by a judge against executives of the Venezuelan newspaper TalCual indicates a strategy of ...

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