A Magazine by the Society of Professional Journalists

April 29th, 2003 • Quill Archives
Resources available for foreign correspondents

In conflicts past, Western journalists could move almost invisibly from one side to the other to get the real story. But veteran war correspondents say that is no longer the case; journalists are increasingly becoming targets in hostile environments. To better arm themselves in the hot zones of today, the Committee to Protect Journalists has put together a safety handbook titled “On Assignment: Covering Conflict Safely.”