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Pakistan's journalists vow to fight against increasing censorship

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Pakistan's journalists vow to fight against increasing censorship

Pakistan's journalists vow to fight against increasing censorship

Three private news channels have been ordered off the air and 21 others have received notices of closure from the government.


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