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Russia’s occupation of Crimea represses journalism

Recent raids and detentions against independent Crimean journalists indicate that press freedom in Crimea continues to deteriorate under Russian occupation.

Crimeans deserve better. Russia must respect media freedom.

The shutdown of Crimean Tatar media outlets is the latest in an alarming pattern of discrimination, intimidation and persecution by Russian authorities.

Beware Russia’s Orwellian tactics in Crimea

Russia’s repressive tactics against ethnic minority groups in Crimea are a warning sign to the international community, says U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power. In March 6...