QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — In a Dec. 7 report about press freedom in Ecuador, The Associated Press reported erroneously that it left phone messages for government Communications Director Fernando Alvarado. In fact, the AP called Alvarado’s cellphone several times, but the phone does not accept voice messages. The AP also sent Alvarado two emails, but received no response.
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BEIRUT (AP) — Major international news organizations sent a letter to the leadership of the armed opposition in Syria Wednesday, calling for urgent action against rebel groups increasingly targeting journalists for kidnappings.