RSF Updates ‘Press Freedom Predators’ Gallery

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) on Wednesday announced 17 new additions to its “Press Freedom Predators” series — a gallery of portraits last updated in 2016 of leaders who in their positions of power suppress press freedom by targeting, harassing, jailing and attacking journalists.

Austria’s Ex-vice Chancellor on Trial for Corruption

Austria’s former vice chancellor and leader of the far-right Freedom Party (FPÖ) went on trial on Tuesday in Vienna for helping change a law in order to accommodate the owner of a private hospital in exchange for a donation to his party and a weekend on the hospital owner’s yacht.