ERITREA: NEWS ALERTS


CPJ receives response from U.S. Defense Department
POSTED March 7, 2003


Prominent U.S. journalists call for release of jailed editor
Read letter to U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld
POSTED February 5, 2003


CPJ confirms that four more journalists are in prison
POSTED September 19, 2002


CPJ confirms detention of 14th journalist
POSTED August 6, 2002


Government admits to CPJ that it is holding journalists in secret detention
POSTED August 2, 2002


Jailed journalists moved to undisclosed location
POSTED April 11, 2002


Jailed journalists on hunger strike
POSTED April 3, 2002


Government tightens noose on independent press
POSTED December 1, 2002


Nine journalists arrested; two others flee as crackdown continues
POSTED September 25, 2001


Government suspends all private newspapers
POSTED September 20, 2001


Journalist abducted by security forces, many others still missing
POSTED August 6, 2001


CPJ delegation meets with Eritrean Ambassador
POSTED June 13, 2001


CPJ asks Justice Minister to clarify whereabouts of 15 journalists
POSTED June 7, 2001