Baromètre de la liberté de la presse

Violations of press freedom barometer

Violations of press freedom barometer

The figures in 2017

were killed in 2017

  • 9
    journalists killed
  • 3
    netizens killed
  • 1
    media assistants killed

are imprisoned at this time

  • 192
    journalists imprisoned
  • 166
    netizens imprisoned
  • 10
    media assistants imprisoned

Details in 2017

The table below covers only journalists for whom RSF was able to clearly establish that they were killed or imprisoned in connection with their journalistic work. It does not include those who were killed or imprisoned for reasons unrelated to their work or for whom the link with their work has not yet been confirmed.