Marcos admin condemns threats, harassment vs journalists

MANILA, Philippines — The administration of President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. condemns the threats and harassment against journalists, the Presidential Task Force on Media Security (PTFoMS) said on Thursday.

The PTFoMS made the remark after the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) released the Global Impunity Index wherein the Philippines stood at the seventh spot, its rank since 2020.

The task force said that it “notes with concern” the index.

“The safety of all journalists and media practitioners is a top priority of President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr.

“The administration of President Marcos condemns in the strongest terms all cases of threats, harassment, or …

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