French President Emmanuel Macron served as the leading defender of freedom of expression, however French journalists and advocates criticize what they perceive as a government crackdown on press freedom.
French President Emmanuel Macron has slammed a New York Times media correspondent to criticize his English-language coverage of France’s stance after recent attacks which he alleged as “legitimizing” violence.
The Kremlin has denied that President Vladimir Putin is planning to quit after a UK tabloid reported that he is suffering from ill health and may step down as early as January.
Agents of Venezuela’s Bolivarian Intelligence Service SEBIN raided the headquarters of the independent newspaper El Correo del Caroni in the southern city of Puerto Ordaz on Friday morning, confiscating numerous documents and editorial computers.
The Srinagar office of the English Daily Kashmir Times was shuttered by the Indian Jammu and Kashmir administration without notice.