Freedom of speech under siege in Crimea

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March 7, 2014, 4:21 p.m. | Ukraine | Politics — by Isaac Webb

A broken window is seen as journalists film outside the Crimean Parliament building in Simferopol on March 2, 2014. Armed pro-Russia men who had besieged Crimea's local parliament mysteriously vanished on March 2 but were still standing guard outside the regional government, as the capital of Ukraine's restive Black Sea peninsula remained calm but tense. AFP PHOTO/ GENYA SAVILOV

Isaac Webb

In the past two weeks, Ukrainian and foreign correspondents have been threatened, attacked, and detained in Russian-occupied Crimea.

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