Recently I talked with ” ABC news” (Australia) and explained how Journalism is under siege in Pakistan. Here is the audio-link. The transcript of my conversation – an edited version – is also posted below
MARK COLVIN: Journalists in Pakistan say they’re under increasing threat both from terror groups and the country’s security agencies….
South Asia correspondent Michael Edwards reports.
MICHAEL EDWARDS: Journalists are supposed to be on the sidelines, be there to report when bad things happen to people.
RAZA RUMI: Six weeks ago I was attacked in Lahore.
MICHAEL EDWARDS: That’s Raza Rumi, the associate editor of the Friday Times, a man who is one of Pakistan’s influential and high profile journalists.