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What is World Press Freedom Day?

What is World Press Freedom Day? Global observance that stresses that freedom of information is a fundamental human right, weighs the state of press freedom around the world, and is a reminder that in dozens of countries, publications are censored, fined and closed down, while journalists and editors are harassed, attacked, detained and sometimes murdered. Why May 3? Date adopted by United Nations in 1993; commemorates the anniversary of the Declaration of Windhoek. What is the...

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