Committee to Protect Journalists

Erdogan Mocks EU

Study: Turkey Leads Rise in Journalist Detentions

The number of journalists detained worldwide rose in 2016, an increase related to Turkey where more than 100 journalists and media contributors are in jail, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said Tuesday.

Israel press

Foreign Press to Knesset: We’re Not Biased Against Israel

TEL AVIV – The head of Israel’s Foreign Press Association told Israel’s Knesset on Tuesday that he strongly rejects claims of inherent anti-Israel bias in the international media, the Times of Israel reported. “We go through a very rigorous process

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​​Egypt Second Largest Jailer Of Journalists, China Takes #1 Spot

TEL AVIV – Egypt is second only to China as the world’s worst jailer of journalists, according to a new report by the New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists. “Perhaps nowhere has the climate for the press deteriorated more rapidly than