Tag: Journalists

Turkey: 6 journalists sentenced to life in prison

ISTANBUL — A Turkish court on Friday sentenced six journalists and media employees accused of involvement in Turkey's 2016 failed coup attempt to life...
German reporter freed from Turkish jail, pending trial

BERLIN — A German reporter detained in Turkey for more than a year was released from jail pending trial, even as six other journalists...
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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Student journalists would largely be shielded from censorship by their schools under legislation that has won first-round approval in the...
Myanmar government under Suu Kyi cracks down on journalists

BANGKOK — When five Myanmar journalists were sentenced to decadelong prison terms for reporting the alleged existence of a military-run chemical weapons factory in...
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READING, Pa. — Veteran journalist Garry Lenton has been named the next editor-in-chief of the Reading Eagle. ...
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — An international media watchdog group says the Arab Gulf state of Bahrain has revoked the citizenship of seven journalists...
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BANGKOK — Two Myanmar journalists facing up to 14 years in prison if convicted of receiving government secrets appeared for their latest court hearing...
Germany pushes for release of journalist in Turkish prison

BERLIN — German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel called for a fair and speedy trial for a German-Turkish journalist, who marks one year in a...
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NEW YORK — Two reporters imprisoned in Myanmar are receiving an award from PEN America. ...
Saudi writer sentenced to prison for criticizing royal court

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A criminal court in Saudi Arabia sentenced a columnist to five years in prison for insulting the royal court,...

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