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NGO: Journalists held in arbitrary detention up 20%

The Paris-based NGO Reporters Without Borders says that a record number of journalists – 488 (including 60 women) – are currently detained worldwide, while another 65 are being held hostage. "RSF logged a total of 488 journalists and media workers in prison in mid-December 2021, or 20 percent more than at the same time last year," it said, in a report.

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