World Association of News Publishers


Thailand

Author

Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2014-12-01 17:25

The Board of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA), meeting on 8th June 2014 in Turin, Italy, during the 66th World Newspaper Congress, 21st World Editors Forum and 24th World Advertising Forum, calls on the military authorities in Thailand to respect press freedom during the current political upheaval that is sweeping the country.

Author

Andrew Heslop's picture

Andrew Heslop

Date

2014-06-02 16:00

The military junta is tightening its grip on the nation’s press following last week’s military coup in Thailand. After martial law was declared and soldiers stormed several TV stations, orders effectively stifling any free expression have been followed by the arrest or summoning of hundreds of politicians, activists and journalists.

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WAN-IFRA

Date

2014-05-26 15:13

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