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Union welcomes measures to provide a more level playing field between traditional broadcasters and streaming companies, but condemns privatisation of Channel 4.
NUJ members are making a stand about the damaging impact of job cuts on news output in the region.
The NUJ says the "truly chilling" threats must be stopped
The union has condemned the constant harassment of Iranian journalists by the country’s authorities.
Paul Siegert, NUJ national broadcasting organiser, said the journalists were doing they job legitimately and condemned the action of the authorities.
The government-imposed saving of £1bn this year is already leading to more repeats and further cuts are planned for next year.
More women are leaving broadcasting than joining and the representation of disabled people and diversity in senior positions is woeful, according to the UK’s industry watchdog Ofcom.
Slashing staff will mean less local coverage as the corporation also plans to scale down broadcast of party conferences.
Following the attempted kidnap of an Iranian journalist in New York, the union has highlighted the threats to the Iranian press in the UK.
Paul Siegert, NUJ national broadcasting organiser, said: “It’s hard to see any justification for privatising Channel Four other than ideology. Channel 4 has achieved what it was asked to do and has proved a hit with viewers."