ON THE MEDIA | Myanmar’s press freedom mirage

November 20, 2018

Media freedom fell to new lows this month as a self-proclaimed anti-Rohingya supporter, American Rick Heizman, was welcomed with open arms in Myanmar.

Source: The Interpreter, The Lowy Institute, by Melissa Crouch@MelissaACrouch, 20 November 2018, Myanmar’s press freedom mirage, Photo: Ye Aung Thu via Getty

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