The Press Is Under Attack In Southeast Asia And It's Only Going To Get Worse
From Vietnam to Indonesia, press freedom in Southeast Asia is deteriorating, rights groups say, spurred by the rise of authoritarian governments and enabled by the Trump administration's relative indifference to human rights issues.
Journalist Kicked Out Of Turkey, Allegedly For His Tweets
Mahir Zeynalov, a prominent journalist in Turkey, was forced to leave the country on Friday — thanks to tweets critical of the government, his newspaper claimed. Concerns over press freedom in Turkey were already running on high. "It is definitely a message to foreign journalists," Zeynalov told BuzzFeed.