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Turkey - Iraqi journalist working for VICE News is freed pending trial

Reporters without borders
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) welcomes yesterday's release of Iraqi journalist and interpreter Mohamed Ismael Rasool and urges the Turkish authorities to drop the terrorism charges that were brought against him. One of three VICE News journalists arrested on 27 August while covering clashes between the security forces and members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in southeastern Turkey, Rasool is the last to be released. His British colleagues, Jake Hanrahan and Philip (...)

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