Time’s ‘Person of Year’ goes to journalists, including Reuters pair

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (L) and Reuters journalists Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, named TIME's Person of the Year 2018, are seen in this combination image of the covers which also named Maria Ressa, a Filipina journalist, and the staff of the Capital Gazette newspaper, as its "Person of the Year," in this image released from New York, U.S., December 11, 2018. Courtesy Time Magazine/Handout via REUTERS

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Time on Tuesday named a group of journalists, including a slain Saudi Arabian writer and two Reuters reporters imprisoned by Myanmar’s government, as “Person of the Year” and warned the idea of truth as critical to democracy is under assault. The publication also honored the founder of a Philippines news website […]

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