Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was deliberately killed at the hands of state actors and journalists around the world are increasingly seeing the same fate, said a United Nations expert.
Journalists around the world are increasingly seeing threats of violence, detention, and even death simply for doing their job, a new press index found.
Human rights violations are at an all-time high in the Middle East and North Africa, and global indifference is only making it worse.
Violence and toxic rhetoric against journalists must stop, say United Nations experts.
In the midst of international outrage over the alleged murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, human rights groups have called for a United Nations investigation into the incident.