Inter Press News
has an article about the continued struggle journalists are facing to report on the conflict in Gaza. The story quotes our letter
to Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak criticizing the IDF's decision to bar journalists from entering Gaza. The article cites CPJ Executive Director Joel Simon who says, "By preventing journalists from covering its military offensive in
Gaza, Israel is betraying its own democratic principles. It is also
denying the world access to fact-based reporting."