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Latest update : 2013-01-07

The price of being a journalist in Pakistan

After Syria and Somalia, Pakistan is the most dangerous place in the world for journalists. In the last 10 years, nearly 100 reporters have been killed and yet no-one dares to investigate their deaths, fearing reprisals from within the corruption-riddled industry and elsewhere. But now one talk show host, who was the target of an attempted car-bombing, has spoken out to France 24.

By Taha SIDDIQUI

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