Increasing number of journalists kidnapped in Syria
Authorities threaten foreign media, continue to arrest syrian journalists and bloggers
Syrian journalist arrested, held without charge
Journalists targeted in ongoing conflict in Syria
But yeah, the Ferguson police shoved some guy into a vending machine in McDonalds, arrested a handful of journalists before releasing them a few hours later, and tear gassed some media who were covering a protest that got violent. It's basically Syria.Scores of journalists reporting on human rights abuses in Syria have been killed, arbitrarily arrested, detained, subjected to enforced disappearances and tortured over the last two years, Amnesty International said in a report released today, World Press Freedom Day.