Eritrea, N. Korea Top CPJ List of Most Censored Countries

April 21, 2015 2:43 PM

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Eritrea and North Korea were named the most-censored countries in the world by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), a New York-based press freedom watchdog, which released its list of the top 10 most censored countries in the world today.

Other countries included on the list are Saudi Arabia, Ethiopia, Azerbaijan, Vietnam, Iran, China, Burma and Cuba. According to a CPJ release, the list was compiled “based on research into the use of tactics ranging from imprisonment and repressive laws to harassment of journalists and restrictions ...

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