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China biggest detainer of journalists worldwide, says watchdog

At least 250 journalists are jailed around the world, with the largest number held in China, amid a growing crackdown by authoritarian regimes on independent media, a press watchdog group said on Wednesday. Many of those imprisoned face “anti-state” charges or are accused of producing “false news,” according to the report by the New York-based Committee […]