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  • Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist for Chicago Tribune Charged With Espionage in Sudan

    08/26/2006 3:19:02 PM PDT · by SandRat · 31 replies · 868+ views
    COX.Net AP Story ^ | CARLA K. JOHNSON
    CHICAGO -- A Pulitzer Prize-winning foreign correspondent for the Chicago Tribune was charged in a Sudanese court Saturday with espionage and other crimes. Paul Salopek, 44, was charged in a 40-minute hearing with espionage, passing information illegally and writing "false news," the Tribune reported on its Web site. His driver and interpreter, both Chadian nationals, faced the same charges. ---snip--- "He had no agenda other than to fairly and accurately report on the region," Johns said. ---snip---