Siamak Ghaderi /CPJ Middle East and North Africa Advisory Group Member
Siamak Ghaderi is an Iranian freelance journalist and recipient of CPJ's 2014 International Press Freedom Award. He is a member of CPJ’s Middle East and North Africa advisory group.
Why proposed bill could mean the end of independent journalism in Iran
The Iranian government will address the United Nation’s General Assembly this month for the last time before President Hassan Rouhani seeks re-election next year. The international appearance would be a good chance for Rouhani’s administration to discuss its record in office.