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#jpod in depth: A look at threats to press freedom around the world

June 24th, 2011Posted by in Podcast, Press freedom and ethics

In this week’s feature podcast’s news editor Rachel McAthy looks at the different issues facing local and foreign journalists in countries across the world, reflecting on the impact of the Arab Spring and other ongoing conflicts.

The podcast includes interviews with the Guardian’s Egypt correspondent Jack Shenker, Committee to Protect Journalists consultant Elisabeth Witchel and Al Jazeera English’s head of news gathering Heather Allan.

With thanks to the Guardian for providing Shenker’s audio.

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