For Immediate Release
March 22, 2004
Free Press in Iraq
Iraq Fact of the Day
Free press is flourishing in Iraq and providing the Iraqi people with access to a variety of news sources. More than 646 journalists have credentials for the new international press center in Baghdad. Many of the journalists write for more than 200 Iraqi newspapers now in circulation across the country. This burgeoning free press is encouraging debate and democracy in Iraq.
Source: Coalition Provisional Authority, Baghdad