Protesters hold placards with images of jailed journalists and words which translate as “You are not alone” during a demonstration in front of a courthouse in Istanbul on Christmas Day. Turkey is one of several countries that is restricting press freedoms. Photo: AFP Protesters hold placards with images of jailed journalists and words which translate as “You are not alone” during a demonstration in front of a courthouse in Istanbul on Christmas Day. Turkey is one of several countries that is restricting press freedoms. Photo: AFP
Protesters hold placards with images of jailed journalists and words which translate as “You are not alone” during a demonstration in front of a courthouse in Istanbul on Christmas Day. Turkey is one of several countries that is restricting press freedoms. Photo: AFP

Around the world, journalists besieged as countries reverse free expression, seeing it as a threat

Topic |   Human rights
Protesters hold placards with images of jailed journalists and words which translate as “You are not alone” during a demonstration in front of a courthouse in Istanbul on Christmas Day. Turkey is one of several countries that is restricting press freedoms. Photo: AFP Protesters hold placards with images of jailed journalists and words which translate as “You are not alone” during a demonstration in front of a courthouse in Istanbul on Christmas Day. Turkey is one of several countries that is restricting press freedoms. Photo: AFP
Protesters hold placards with images of jailed journalists and words which translate as “You are not alone” during a demonstration in front of a courthouse in Istanbul on Christmas Day. Turkey is one of several countries that is restricting press freedoms. Photo: AFP
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