China expels U.S. journalists in biggest crackdown in years

Asia Pacific Mar 18, 2020

China expels U.S. journalists in biggest crackdown in years

China on Wednesday expelled American journalists at The New York Times, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal in the communist government's most severe move against foreign media in recent memory. The drastic move came as the two powers feud over the coronavirus pandemic, ...

Polish parliament approves 'muzzle law' for judges

World / Crime & Legal Jan 24, 2020

Polish parliament approves 'muzzle law' for judges

Poland's parliament on Thursday approved a controversial draft law aimed at disciplining judges who question government judicial reforms that the European Union says are out of step with the rule of law. The EU member country's lower house, where lawmakers from the governing right-wing Law ...