Journalist Prevented from Attending World Press Freedom Day
Thai journalist Pravit Rojanaphruk has been banned from travelling to Finland to attend the UNESCO Press Freedom Day conference in May.
“A journalist participating in International Press Freedom Day can’t possess any kind of real threat to his home country. This ban is a punishment targeted to a single profession…it is a blow to freedom of expression,’ according to President of Finnish PEN- Sirpa Kahkonen. More