‘Extraordinary’: There’s a new name on the list of media-unfriendly nations

Australian Federal Police raided the home of journalist Annika Smethurst.

Association for International Broadcasting is convening to explore the challenges faced by media organisations as they react to increasing infringements on media freedom in an ever greater number of territories.  What is extraordinary is that alongside the usual suspects of Iran, states in Central Asia and dictatorships across Africa where media freedom is a distant dream, Australia will feature prominently in our discussions, and for all the wrong reasons.

via ‘Extraordinary’: There’s a new name on the list of media-unfriendly nations

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