Government still targeting journalists employed by foreign media

September 22, 2009

Reporters Without Borders is outraged that the Iranian judicial authorities are continuing to hold journalists employed by foreign news media including, Maziar Bahari, the correspondent of the US news magazine Newsweek, arrested exactly three months ago, and Fariba Pajooh, a stringer for Radio France Internationaleand other media, who today begins her second month in detention. Bahari has dual Canadian and Iranian citizenship.

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