Journalist Safety Declines as Authoritarian Regimes Tighten Their Grip on the Media

Reporters Without Borders said the Asia-Pacific region “continues to exhibit all of the problems that can beset journalism” which ranks third from last among the six main regions around the world.

Journalist Safety Declines as Authoritarian Regimes Tighten Their Grip on the Media

BANGKOK – As authoritarian regimes continue their crackdown on the media, there are fewer countries where journalists can safely practice their profession. This stark reality is one of the findings that emerges from the newly released 2019 World Press Freedom Index of the Paris-based media group Reporters Without Borders (RSF). Across the globe, “the number […]