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Turkey worse than Iran on press freedom, NGO says

18.12.13 @ 11:19

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EU accession candidate Turkey is one of the world's top jailers of journalists, French NGO Reporters Without Borders said Wednesday. Turkey put 27 more reporters in prison this year, making it slightly better than China (30) and Eritrea (28), but worse than Iran and Syria, which each jailed 20.

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