Fewer journalists killed this year, says report

The International Federation of Journalists said on 9 December that far fewer journalists are being killed this year compared to last year. The IFJ represents 600,000 media professionals from across the world. The group announced that 49 journalists have been killed so far this year, down from last year’s 95. This year’s countries with the […]

US says Iran protests death toll may exceed 1000

Iranian security forces may have killed more than 1.000 people in response to recent protests over gasoline-price hikes, a United States’ official warned. “As the truth is trickling out of Iran, it appears the regime could have murdered over a thousand Iranian citizens since the protests began,” US envoy to Iran, Brian Hook, said on […]