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Media Group: Press Freedom Slipping in Some Countriesi
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February 12, 2014 1:41 AM
A new Reporters Without Borders World Press Freedom Index cites hotspots in the Middle East, Africa and Asia as being among the worst offenders of press freedom. The journalism rights group also says there has been a significant decline in press freedom in the United States. VOA's Pam Dockins has the story.

Media Group: Press Freedom Slipping in Some Countries

Published February 11, 2014

A new Reporters Without Borders World Press Freedom Index cites hotspots in the Middle East, Africa and Asia as being among the worst offenders of press freedom. The journalism rights group also says there has been a significant decline in press freedom in the United States. VOA's Pam Dockins has the story.


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