Foreign journalists praise Qatar

Foreign journalists praise Qatar

Several foreign correspondents present in Doha to cover World Athletics Championships praised Qatar's organisation of the event and reserved special praise for Khalifa International Stadium.

Saudi writer jailed for seven years: watchdog

Saudi writer jailed for seven years: watchdog

A Saudi writer has been sentenced to seven years in prison for offences including having contact with foreign journalists, a rights group said on Thursday, part of what activists call "an intensified crackdown".

Burundi detains two foreign journalists after police raid

Burundi detains two foreign journalists after police raid

Two respected foreign journalists working in volatile Burundi awaited a decision Friday as to whether they faced charges, after appearing in court following their arrest in a police raid.