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Pakistan: Press Freedom

Categories: South Asia, Pakistan, Citizen Media, Freedom of Speech, Media & Journalism

The Glasshouse [1] on Pakistan's rank in the RSF Press Freedom Index. “At times the regime moves swiftly to prevent ‘harmful’ news from spreading, as was the case in late 2005 when it closed a local FM Radio relaying a BBC World Service Programme, which began providing independent news on the earthquake relief efforts.”