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'State of press freedom completely rotten in Pakistan'

Irfan Aftab
August 11, 2021

Pakistani authorities briefly detained two journalists in Lahore last week. Absar Alam, a prominent media figure who was shot in Islamabad earlier this year, explains why journalists are routinely targeted in the South Asian country.

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