Maria Ressa, co-founder of online news site Rappler. The veteran journalist was arrested on Friday morning at Manilla airport. Photo: EPA

Philippines press ‘under attack’ as authorities arrest Rappler co-founder, journalist Maria Ressa again

  • Veteran reporter, named a Time Magazine Person of the Year in 2018, was taken into custody by authorities at Manila airport, and later posted bail
  • Philippine authorities arrested Ressa in February on an internet libel charge, which sparked international condemnation
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Maria Ressa, co-founder of online news site Rappler. The veteran journalist was arrested on Friday morning at Manilla airport. Photo: EPA
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