Charles M. Sennott: The Truth Is the Target

From a story in the Boston Globe by Charles M. Sennott:

For journalists who choose to report on war, the risks are well known going in. And sadly, we are all reminded of the dangers as each day seems to bring new accounts of journalists being killed or wounded at the hands of Russian soldiers in Ukraine.

Four journalists have been killed on assignment in this unprovoked invasion, which is proving uniquely perilous for reporters on the ground amid Russia’s indiscriminate missile strikes on civilian areas, rapidly shifting front lines, unexploded ordinance, and a grinding conventional war that is showing no signs of letting up.