Canada to co-host media freedom conference with country which harasses and detains journalists
Botswana, however, has a troubling record when it comes to freedom of the press, and has received criticism from various human rights organizations.
Slatz said that police arrested her for breaking the curfew set in place to curb rioting, despite there being a clear exception for journalists. Slatz is being held at the Brooklyn central booking station.
A journalist has been sentenced to 15 years in prison in China after reportedly 'attacking' the Communist Party.