"State in 60 Seconds" Video — Press Freedom

Every year, people observe World Press Freedom Day on May 3.  This year marked the 20th anniversary of the day’s commemoration, which represents both an occasion to celebrate the right to freedom of expression and an opportunity to recognize the challenges many journalists face as they report the news.

In the first of our “State in 60 Seconds” video series, M. Arsalan Suleman, Counselor for Multilateral Affairs in the State Department’s Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor and the U.S. Deputy Envoy to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), explains how the United States supports press freedom through diplomacy. MORE

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