Find out why human rights activist and journalist Huang Qi will spend the next 12 years in a Chinese prison and why the U.S. objects.
Workers in Iran are tired of working without pay. But they risk lashes and prison time if they peacefully protest for their unpaid wages.
The Iranian regime has stopped issuing press credentials to some foreign news organizations, stepping up its assault on press freedoms.
New U.S. sanctions target Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, for profiting from the regime's malign activities and bribing foreign officials.
Journalists Manuel Barroeta and Gerybel Torres describe the persecution they faced while living in Venezuela but express hope for the future of the country.
For International Press Freedom Day, meet six of the many journalists the former Maduro regime has harassed or detained.
Media rights group Reporters Without Borders says Iran has slipped further toward the bottom of its World Press Freedom Index.
Iran imprisoned Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian for 18 months on spying charges. His memoir tells the story of a terrifying ordeal.
The Cuban Communist Party has failed to deliver on the promises of the revolution that ushered it into power 60 years ago.