Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken will participate in a moderated conversation on the state of press freedom worldwide with Washington Post columnist David Ignatius.  This conversation with the Secretary on World Press Freedom Day will begin at 10:00 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 3, 2023. 

The Washington Post Live event will be live streamed at wapo.st/wpfdmay2023.  The stream will be available on the Department homepage and the Department YouTube channel.

For more information about the event, please visit: https://wpfdmay2023.splashthat.com/.

U.S. Department of State

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