Did you know that independent journalism is a high-risk sport in Azerbaijan?

first_img June 8, 2021 Find out more RSF_en News News June 4, 2021 Find out more Help by sharing this information “We’ll hold Ilham Aliyev personally responsible if anything happens to this blogger in France” RSF says News After urging governments not to send a high-level delegation to the inaugural ceremony and urging sponsors not to turn a blind eye to the problems for the sake of their business interests, Reporters Without Borders is now offering a visual spotlighting the violations of freedom of information.More information: http://en.rsf.org/azerbaijan.html(Photo: Kirill Kudryavtsev / AFP) to go further With the first-ever European Games about to get underway in Baku, Azerbaijan, Reporters Without Borders is launching a campaign to draw the public’s attention to the dire state of freedom of information in the host country. News AzerbaijanEurope – Central Asia April 9, 2021 Find out more RSF calls for a fully transparent investigation after mine kills two journalists in Azerbaijan June 11, 2015 – Updated on February 16, 2017 Did you know that independent journalism is a high-risk sport in Azerbaijan? Organisation Follow the news on Azerbaijan Russian peacekeepers deny foreign reporters access to Nagorno-Karabakh AzerbaijanEurope – Central Asia Receive email alertslast_img read more

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Ghana Appeals to FIFA for Uganda Rematch Â

first_imgGhana has filed a protest with FIFA after their goalless draw with Uganda saw the Black Stars crash out of the race to qualify for next year’s World Cup finals.The Black Stars – third in Group E going into the match in Kampala – needed a win to keep their hopes alive of making the finals in Russia.But they had a stoppage time goal disallowed just before the final whistle.The Ghana Football Association (GFA) said it had written to FIFA about the performance of South African referee Daniel Bennett and his assistants, Eldrick Adelaide and Steve Marie, both of the Seychelles.“The GFA filed the protest to football’s world governing body, FIFA, immediately after the match at the Mandela National Stadium in Kampala,” it said in a statement. “Mr Bennett and (his) assistants denied Ghana a perfect goal in the 93rd minute with television replays showing that it was a perfect goal.”Ghana had been denied a penalty earlier in the half while several other decisions raised questions about the officials, it added.“The GFA respectfully asked FIFA to consider the possibility of a replay in order to serve the ends of justice without fear or favour,” the statement added. Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more

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“Very proud of my players”- Minor Manager Liam Cahill as his tenure ends

first_imgA point from James Morris two minutes into injury time left just a point between the sides but Cork made sure of things with points from Brian Turnbull and Daire Connery to secure a 2-22 to 2-19 victory.Speaking to Tipp FM’s Stephen Gleeson and other local sports journalists afterwards Liam Cahill said his players had given their all Tipperary Minor hurling manager Liam Cahill has paid warm tribute to his charges as he bows out of the job with his four year tenure coming to an end.He was speaking after his side narrowly missed out on a place in a Munster final after another thrilling encounter with Cork in their semi final replay last night.Over 8000 people packed into Páirc Uí Rinn to watch Liam Cahill’s side come from 11 points down in the second half with goals from Kevin McCarthy and Cathal Bourke to push the Rebels all the way.last_img read more

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