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Repression continues in China, one month before Olympic Games
The Reporters Without Borders list of nine things the Chinese authorities must do before the Beijing Olympic Games:
Reporters Without Borders also supports the eight demands of the Collectif Chine JO 2008 (China 2008 Olympics Collective), an alliance of nine human rights organisations based in France:
Reporters Without Borders wrote to IOC Jacques Rogge

Pictures of the Reporters Without Borders campaign in Beijing, Paris, New York City, Montreal, Lausanne, LA, Hong Kong and Saigon.

Paris, opening of the olympic games 2008

8 August 2008 - London

Berlin, opening of the olympic games

30 June 2008 - Eiffel Tower

19 June 2008 - European Concil - Bruxels

19 June 2008 - European Concil - Bruxels

26 April 2008 - Torch Relay - Nagano

26 April 2008 - Torch Relay - Nagano

7 April 2008 - Urban Cab - Paris

7 April 2008 - Urban cab - Paris

6 April 2008 Torch relay (London) - © Ikram N’Gadi

7 April 2008 Torch relay (Champs-Elysées Avenue)

7 April 2008 Torch relay (Notre-Dame)

7 April 2008 Torch relay (Eiffel tower)

Paris (six months to go before the Olympic Games)

Saigon (Vietnam)

Hong Kong

Billboard in LA






Times Square



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