Mizzima sat down with US Ambassador Scot Marciel this week to discuss the US position on media freedom in Myanmar and around the world ahead of World Press Freedom Day, May 3.
Washington has long promoted press freedom and freedom of expression around the world. But with a change of government, and the combative relationship US President Donald Trump has displayed concerning the media at home, there has been uncertainty as to the current stand of the American government on press freedom around the world.
In the following interview, Mizzima Editor-in-Chief Soe Myint asks the ambassador for his views
Source: News Now/Mizzima Online