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... condemning harassment, targeting and censorship of ... journalists, ...

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... notes with concern the continued restrictions on freedom of media, including attacks against journalists by terrorist as well as extremist and criminal groups ...

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Reiterating its grave concern at the current security situation in [affected country] as a result of the continuing presence of and threat by [armed groups], involving ... the threat to the safety of journalists, media professionals, and associated personnel,

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Strongly condemning all violations and abuses of human rights in [affected country], whoever perpetrates them, including those involving ... harassment and intimidation of civil society organizations and journalists,

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... recalling in this regard its demand that all parties to armed conflict comply fully with the obligations applicable to them under international law related to the protection of civilians in armed conflict, including journalists, media professionals and associated personnel,

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Recalls in this regard that journalists, media professionals and associated personnel engaged in dangerous professional missions in areas of armed conflict shall be considered as civilians and shall be respected and protected as such, provided that they take no action adversely affecting their status as civilians. This is without prejudice to the right of war correspondents accredited to the armed forces to the status of prisoners of war provided for in article 4.A.4 of the Third Geneva Convention

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Condemns all violations and abuses committed against journalists, media professionals and associated personnel in situations of armed conflict, and calls upon all parties to armed conflict to bring an end to such practices

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Deeply concerned at the frequency of acts of violence in many parts of the world against journalists, media professionals, and associated personnel in armed conflict, in particular deliberate attacks in violation of international humanitarian law

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demands ... the release of all arbitrarily detained persons starting with women and children, as well as sick, wounded and elderly people and including United Nations personnel and journalists;

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Recalls the obligation of the ... Government ... with respect to the protection of journalists, the prevention of violence against them, and the fight against impunity for perpetrators of such acts;

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Further condemning acts of violence and intimidation committed by the authorities [of the affected country] against journalists, media professionals and associated personnel and urging these authorities to comply with their obligations under international humanitarian law as outlined in [relevant resolution]

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Recalls ... that media equipment and installations constitute civilian objects, and in this respect shall not be the object of attack or of reprisals, unless they are military objectives.

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Urges States and all other parties to an armed conflict to do their utmost to prevent violations of international humanitarian law against civilians, including journalists, media professionals and associated personnel.

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Calling upon all parties to continue to ... exercise maximum restraint in their actions and statements, to refrain from provocations such as violence and violent speeches, so as not to further inflame the situation,

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Taking note of [UN Mission] and Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights report on the Freedom of Expression in [affected country], condemning the use of media to broadcast hate speech and transmit messages instigating violence against a particular ethnic group, a practice that has the potential to play a significant role in promoting mass violence and exacerbating conflict, and calling on [Government of affected country] to immediately condemn and counter increasing hate speech and ethnic violence and to promote reconciliation among its people, including through a process of justice and accountability,

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Condemns all acts of incitement to violence, in particular on an ethnic or religious basis, that undermine the peace, stability or security of [affected country] and decides that individuals and entities who commit such acts and then engage in or provide support for acts that undermine the peace, stability or security of [affected country] could meet the designation criteria specified in [paragraph of Security Council resolution providing for the imposition of Security Council sanctions on individuals and entities listed by relevant Security Council sanctions Committee as engaging in or providing support for acts that undermine the peace, stability or security of affected country];

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[pp. 7] Condemning in the strongest terms incitement to ethnic and religious hatred and violence ... [op. 6] Demands that all militias and armed groups ... cease ... incitement to hatred and violence, ... and urges all political and institutional actors in [affected country] to strongly condemn and hinder such acts;

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The Security Council expresses further grave concern over accounts of inter-communal violence and calls upon [Government of affected country], to take all necessary measures to counter incitement to violence or hatred and restore peace and inter-communal harmony through dialogue, a comprehensive reconciliation process and by respecting the rule of law.

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The Security Council strongly condemns all public statements, coming from in or outside the country, that incite violence or hatred towards different groups in [affected country’s] society, including calls for forced impregnation of women and girls. It ... and calls on [Government of affected country] to ensure that those responsible for such acts are held accountable. It strongly urges [Government of affected country] and all parties to cease and reject any kind of violence and condemn any public statement inciting violence or hatred,

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Decides that the mandate of [UN Mission] shall be as follows, and authorizes [UN Mission] to use all necessary means to perform the following tasks: ... (b) [(c) in 2406] Monitoring, and investigating human rights: ... (iii) To monitor, investigate and report on incidents of hate speech and incitement to violence in cooperation with the UN Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide;

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Strongly condemning all public statements, coming from in or outside the country, that incite violence or hatred towards different groups in [affected country’s] society,

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Decides that the mandate of [UN Mission] shall be the following: ... (i) Public information – ... To monitor any public incidents of incitement to hatred, intolerance and violence, and bring to the attention of the Council all individuals identified as instigators of political violence, and to keep the Committee established [by the Security Council to oversee the implementation of sanctions regime in relation to the situation in affected country] informed of any significant developments in this regard, when appropriate

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Reaffirming its condemnation of all incitements to violence against civilians in situations of armed conflict, and condemning the use of the media to incite violence, genocide, crimes against humanity and other serious violations of international humanitarian law

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Strongly condemning ... the incitement to commit [violations of international humanitarian law and violations and abuses of human rights], further condemning harassment and targeting of ... journalists ...

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Decides that [affected States] shall take the following actions with immediate effect unless otherwise specified below: (vi) Immediately cease hostile propaganda and inflammatory statements in the media ...

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