Why did the Taliban kill journalists?

Posted November 05, 2018 06:31:13Pakistani authorities have denied that Taliban killed more than 100 journalists in a raid on a government building in the capital city of Islamabad, which has become a symbol of the country’s conflict with the Taliban.The Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) reported Sunday that police raided the headquarters of the Pakistan Information Service (PIS) on Saturday morning […]

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How the Media Lied About the Philippines: Why it’s Time to Call Them Out

More than a decade after the country went through a crisis in which nearly 80,000 civilians were killed and millions fled for their lives, the Philippine media is still struggling to get its act together.That’s a problem that’s only going to get worse.A lot of it comes down to the fact that many news outlets, as well as the government, […]

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US ‘sustained pressure’ on Pakistan to release journalist released in US drone strike

ANKARA, Turkey — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is expected to meet his Pakistani counterpart, Nafees Zakaria, to discuss efforts to secure Zakaria’s release from U.S.-run prisons, officials familiar with the discussions said Tuesday.The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the meeting was not public.U.N. special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Yara Karim, said in a […]

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