NUMBER OF JAILED JOURNALISTS REACHED GLOBAL HIGH IN 2021 — CPJ REPORT

© Provided by BusinessWorld The number of journalists worldwide who are behind bars reached a global high in 2021, according to a new report from the nonprofit Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), which says that 293 reporters were imprisoned as of Dec. 1 this year. At least 24 journalists were killed because of their coverage, and 18 others died in circumstances that make it too dif...

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