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Breaking! The War on Journalists Escalates in the UK

Vanessa Beeley has been fearless in her journalism. That tenacity, honesty, and courage has landed her in the crosshairs of an upcoming BBC 4 series on the White Helmets and their now-deceased founder, James le Mesurier. In an email to Vanessa, Chloe Hadjimatheou, BBC reporter and producer, launches a full barrage of loaded questions and suggests that her factual coverage of the White Helmets could land her in prison. Steve breaks down the implications in the email and the larger Five Eyes war on independent journalists.

Breaking! The War on Journalists Escalates in the UK