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Among 220 journalists in prison across the world,Tayseer Nazmi In The Street !

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220 journalists are now in prison across the world
Annual survey by the Committee to Protect Journalists shows China and Iran have most journalists in jail



Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste awaiting sentence in Cairo in June 2014. Photo: EPA/KHALED ELFIQI Photograph: KHALED ELFIQI/EPA Roy Greenslade
Wednesday 17 December 2014 09.37 GMT
More journalists are in jail across the world at present than a year ago.According to the Committee to  Protect Journalists (CPJ), 220 journalists are in prison, an increase of nine from 2013. It is the second-highest number of imprisoned journalists since CPJ started its annual census in 1990, and highlights a resurgence of authoritarian governments in countries such as China,Ethiopia, Burma and Egypt. China’s use of anti-state charges an