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Russian bloggers face 'threats'

A group of leading international broadcasters, including the BBC, have said that media freedoms around the world are facing their greatest challenge since the Cold War. Their comments come as World Press Freedom Day marks its 20th anniversary.

Natalia Pelevina is a Russian blogger who is often critical of President Putin. She told BBC Radio 4's Today programme that it is "extremely unsafe" to be a journalist in Russia.

  • 03 May 2013
  • From the section World