Day: October 6, 2019

Thailand’s Anti-Fake News Center Fans Fears of Censorship

BANGKOK – Rights groups and opposition parties in Thailand are warning that a new center authorities plan to open by next month to combat the spread of fake news online may be misused to target and silence government critics.

Thailand …

Posted in General October 6, 2019

Australian Couple Released in Iran After 3 Months

SYDNEY/TEHRAN � An Australian travel-blogging couple who were detained in Iran on spying charges have been released and returned home, Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne said Saturday.

Perth-based Jolie King and Mark Firkin had been documenting their journey from Australia …

Posted in General October 6, 2019