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Commission to host a high level international conference on the issue of freedom of media

Commission to host a high level international conference on the issue of freedom of media

"Today, on the occasion the World Freedom of Press day, let me reiterate that freedom of expression and media is not ensured just by adopting laws and creating institutions – it is a fundamental value, which needs to be cherished by all societies and without which no democracy can function." said Commissioner ┼átefan Füle on 3 May, announcing a high-level international conference entitled "Speak Up!".

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