Targeted attacks left at least 10 journalists dead in Afghanistan, just days before World Press Freedom Da. In a separate attack in the Khost region, BBC reporter Ahmad Shah was murdered later the same day.
Targeted attacks left at least 10 journalists dead in Afghanistan, just days before World Press Freedom Da. Two unidentified gunmen on a motorbike shot the 29-year-old as he cycled home in an area that was familiar to him. Media playback is unsupported on your device. Media captionThe second explosion targeted those at the scene of the first. These recent incidents bring the total number of journalist deaths in 2018 to 32, according to the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ).
Shamefully, the Delhi police allowed the attackers into the campus unhindered, blocked the roads, facilitating the continuation of the attacks, and later allowed the armed thugs to leave under their protection. The JNU administration have, shockingly, remained silent. The attackers brutally assaulted students and academic staff and vandalised university property. There are multiple reports of hospitalisation and extremely serious injuries, including to student union president, Aishe Ghosh, and chair of the Centre for the Study of Regional Development, Prof Sucharita Sen.
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Many were present under the Obama administration, which used the Espionage Act 1917 to bring a record number of whistleblower prosecutions. Other major threats to media freedom in the US include: A failure by law enforcement officials to recognize the rights of journalists to report freely on events of public interest. All across the US we are feeling the effects of a relentless attack on the role of the press in our society. The constant bashing out of Washington is emboldening local officials to obstruct and interfere with the important watchdog role of the media.
America Under Attack. We are independent american citizen freedom fighters and sheepdogs. We don’t gather with or talk to sheep. c societies to further restrict their own freedoms is a road we mustn’t take. Silencing those we disagree with denies us the chance to question our preconceived notions. But I’ve got bad news for Rob. The people silencing others don’t want their preconceived notions challenged. They don’t want to reconsider their views.
Freedom of the press is legally guaranteed in Togo. International watchdog groups say, however, that these rights are often ignored by the government, and that many journalists work in a stifled - and sometimes violent - media environment
Freedom of the press is legally guaranteed in Togo. International watchdog groups say, however, that these rights are often ignored by the government, and that many journalists work in a stifled - and sometimes violent - media environment. Mohamed Keita, Africa Advocacy Coordinator for the New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists, said Togo’s state-run media regulatory agency was originally created as an independent body to protect the rights of the media.
What is 'under attack' is the right to be a PUBLIC moron. Religious freedom has always been under threat in America ever since the christians deluded themselves into thinking it was a christian country. The idiot in this case caused his firing, by being an idiot. Symos · 8 years ago. 10.
The attack upon religion in Australia is not what one would call a direct assault. It is also not unique to just Australia. This is simply the way prosecutors expand the envelope of power. They look at a single issue and seek to address that issue alone. They rarely look at the implications beyond their immediate objective. Take FACTA in the USA. The objective is to catch people avoiding taxes by putting their profits offshore. The attack upon religion in Australia is not what one would call a direct assault.
From senior US military source in Iraq: Under missile attack from Iran. Al-Asad is located in Western Iraq’s Anbar province, and was targeted by a rocket attack in early December, just a week after the Thanksgiving holiday visit by US Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen. These are either cruise missiles or short range ballistic missiles. All over the country. There were no casualties and the rockets’ origin was never identified.
Get this from a library! International news : freedom under attack. Online version: International news. Dante B Fascell; David M Abshire; Georgetown University. Center for Strategic and International Studies. All Authors, Contributors: Dante B Fascell; David M Abshire; Georgetown University.