CNN’s Latest on Perils for the Press in Ukraine

From CNN’s Reliable Sources:

Perils for the press

War correspondents attend training workshops and travel with protective gear. They take common-sense precautions and consult with security experts in the field. But the danger, even when minimized, never disappears.

And the dangers right now in Ukraine are extraordinary even by war zone standards.

Reporters have been “shot at, shelled, robbed, and detained by Russian forces as they cover the war and the ongoing humanitarian crisis it has caused,” as the Committee to Protect Journalists wrote on Monday.