Reporter gets five years in Turkmenistan — CPJ

Committee to Protect Journalists Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) –

New York, October 5, 2011 — The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the sentencing today of Dovletmurad Yazguliyev, a local correspondent for the Turkmen service of the U.S. government-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), to five years in prison on charges of inciting a relative’s suicide attempt.

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Reporter gets five years in Turkmenistan

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