ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter

Maria Ressa's conviction shows Philippine rule of law is broken

Duterte is tightening his grip on media like Rappler during coronavirus pandemic

| Philippines
Maria Ressa waves to the media before attending a court hearing on June 15: the threat to free reporting hangs heavy not only on Rappler but all of the Philippines' journalists.   © AP

Marites Danguilan Vitug is editor at large of Rappler.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more