"Police have raided the Sydney headquarters of the Australian Broadcasting Corp (ABC), in a second day of searches targeting journalists.
"Officers arrived at the public broadcaster with search warrants naming two reporters and the news director. The ABC has protested over the raid.
"The police action is related to articles about alleged misconduct by Australian forces in Afghanistan."
Full report at the BBC: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-48522729
At the ABC: htt
It's ironic that John Lyons, et al, are bleating about freedom of the press, protection for journalists, and how this wouldn't happen in the USA. Yet Chas Licciardello, in his piece about the Assange Indictments (Planet America, 31 May), explained there are no special protections for journalists and free press is an activity - not a group.