Journalists Imprisoned by U.S. Military

Panelists talked about the cases of Associated Press photographer Bilal Hussein and Al-Jazeera cameraman Sami al-Haj, both of whom had been… read more

Panelists talked about the cases of Associated Press photographer Bilal Hussein and Al-Jazeera cameraman Sami al-Haj, both of whom had been imprisoned by the U.S. military without being charged or brought to trial. Among the issues they addressed were the degree to which the plight of detained journalists had been publicized, the specific circumstances of the cases, and the chilling effect of such incidents on press freedoms. Clarence Page moderated. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Joel Campagna Senior Program Coordinator Committee to Protect Journalists->Middle East and North Africa
  • Kathleen Carroll Senior Vice President Associated Press
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Journalists Imprisoned by U.S. Military

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Program ID:
197995-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 8, 2007
Last Aired:
May 10, 2007

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  • May 08, 2007 | 9:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 09, 2007 | 3:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 09, 2007 | 12:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 10, 2007 | 6:38am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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