Iranian-Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari remains in prison
in Iran, where he was arrested on June 21. A correspondent for Newsweek, has been accused of helping
organize anti-government protests. The CBC Radio program The Current aired a segment on Bahari on July 7, and in an editorial on July 8, The Globe and Mail called on
Prime Minister Stephen Harper to appeal directly to the Iranian government for
When undercover police pretend to be journalists, they not only make reporters’ jobs harder and more dangerous but make it harder for minority groups to be heard, speakers at a Canadian Journalists for Freedom of Expression panel discussion said.
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