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UPR Recommendations 2008

UPR Recommendations on Freedom of Expression to the Government of Pakistan in 2008

To combat impunity for attacks on journalists and human rights defenders by effectively investigating allegations and by prosecuting those responsible (Ireland);

To review laws and measures to ensure that restrictions imposed on freedom of expression are in conformity with the ICCPR to which Pakistan is signatory (Canada);

That the Government investigates and prosecutes both government officials and other perpetrators for acts against members of the media (Norway);