Report: World turmoil means fewer have free press

Associated Press
Report: World turmoil means fewer have free press

FILE - In this July 17, 1997 file photo, David Hoffman sits inside his self-built newsstand on Lexington Avenue in New York. According to democracy watchdog group Freedom House, a slump in global media freedom driven by Mali's turmoil, Greece's decline and tightening media control in Latin America pushed the percentage of the world's population in countries with a completely free press to its lowest level in 16 years. (AP Photo/Rosario Esposito, File)

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