CPJ to release 2023 report on worldwide killings of journalists

New York, February 8, 2024—The Committee to Protect Journalists will release its annual report on journalists killed worldwide in 2023 on February 15, 2024.

With a focus on the ongoing Israel-Gaza war and its unprecedented toll on the press, the 2023 global analysis will report which countries are the deadliest for journalists, while providing further analysis from CPJ experts.

CPJ’s 2022 annual report found that journalist casualties rose nearly 50% globally amid lawlessness and war.

WHAT: CPJ’s report on journalist casualties in 2023

WHEN: February 15, 2024, 9 a.m. ET/2 p.m. GMT

WHERE: www.cpj.org


About the Committee to Protect Journalists

The Committee to Protect Journalists is an independent, nonprofit organization that promotes press freedom worldwide. We defend the right of journalists to report the news safely and without fear of reprisal.

Note to editors:

The report will be translated to various languages. CPJ experts are available to be interviewed in multiple languages about the report’s findings. To request an interview, please reach out to [email protected].

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