English Opinion

IS PRESS FREEDOM RESPECTED OR OPPRESSED IN IRAQI KURDISTAN?

This article was originally published on 1001iraqithoughts When Iraqi journalist and researcher Hisham Al-Hashimi was shot dead in Baghdad on July 6, 2020, the majority of the leaders and officials from the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) condemned the assassination. The tone with which they spoke suggested that their region was a safe haven for journalists. The KRG has […]