Tag archive for ‘Media Ethics’
Jinnews_Turkey_Jinnews journalists arrested_Oct 20, 2017
By nsnbc On Friday, October 20th, 2017

Five more journalists in Turkey taken into custody in early morning raids

nsnbc : Five more journalists were taken into custody in raids carried out in the morning hours of October 20, 2017 in Turkey’s capital Ankara. Police took Jin News Editor Sibel Yükler, Jin News reporters More...

Ayla Albayrak_WSJ_Turkey_Oct 2017
By nsnbc On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Turkey: Court sentences WSJ reporter Ayla Albayrak to two years for terrorist propaganda

nsnbc : A court in Turkey sentences US-based Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reporter Ayla Albayrak to 2 years and 1 month in prison for “propagandizing for a terrorist organization”. Ayla Albayrak who has More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, August 25th, 2017

YouTube shut down channel of Syrian – Kurdish YPG

nsnbc : The U.S. American video-sharing website YouTube, on August 23, shut down the channel of the Syrian – Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) for allegedly violating YouTube’s guidelines. The More...

Venezuela_RCN_Caracol TV_Censorship_Aug 2017
By nsnbc On Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Venezuela takes private Colombian TV channels off air

nsnbc : Venezuela has taken the two private Colombian Tv channels RCN and Caracol off the air reported the two channels on Wednesday. Both channels are known for their opposition to the socialist party (PSUV) administration More...

Younes Abouyacoub_Spain_Aug 2017
By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Death of terrorism suspects in Spain continues trend of extrajudicial killings

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Police in Spain, on Monday, stated that Younes Abouyaaqoub, the main suspect in Thursday’s vehicle ramming attack in Barcelona, was shot dead in a police operation. Thirteen were More...

Xinhua_China parody of Indian over Sikkim dispute_Aug 2017
By nsnbc On Thursday, August 17th, 2017

After Himalayan stone age war, China’s State news agency mocks India with racist video

nsnbc : After trops from China and India waged a two-hour-long stone age war by throwing rocks at each other in the Himalayan border region between the two nuclear armed powers, China’s Xinhua State news agency More...

Tatiana - Popova/Shutterstock
By nsnbc On Sunday, August 6th, 2017

Egypt censors journalists’, human rights organizations’, VPN and other websites

nsnbc : Egypt continues its policy of censoring and blocking access to websites including websites of human rights organizations, journalists, and VPN services. Tatiana – Popova/Shutterstock Egyptian authorities More...

Loup Jean Rene Bureau_FRance_French Journalist_Turkey_Aug 2017
By nsnbc On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Turkey arrests French journalist over links to Syrian – Kurdish YPG

nsnbc : Turkish authorities have arrested the French freelance journalist Loup Jean Rene Bureau over alleged links to the Syrian – Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG). French freelance journalist More...

By nsnbc On Monday, July 31st, 2017

Russia continues restricting Internet freedom and privacy, now bans VPNs

nsnbc : Russian President Vladimir Putin signed amendments to existing legislation, further strengthening State-control over the Internet. The amendments further restrict access to blocked sites and further infringe More...

By nsnbc On Friday, July 28th, 2017

Majority of young Russians primarily watch State-funded TV news

nsnbc : State run television channels are the main news source for more than half of young Russians, shows a recent poll. Encouragingly, about 25 percent don’t rely on television news. However, it is also More...