On June 21st, CIGI hosted its annual media panel, "Muzzled Media — The Global Challenge."

Co-sponsored by the Canadian International Council, the event was moderated by Lynn Haddrall, Editor-in-Chief of The Waterloo Region Record, Michelle Shephard, The Toronto Star's national security reporter, Anna Maria Tremonti, host of CBC Radio One's The Current, Allan Thompson, associate professor at Carleton University's School of Journalism and Communications and Sonia Verma, foreign and national affairs correspondent for The Globe and Mail.

This video highlights the event's engaging discussion on the challenges facing journalists and the role of foreign correspondents.

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