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There has been 81 journalists and media staff killed during 2017.
TV journalist Mohamed Ibrahim Mohamed was killed by an explosive device planted beneath the driver’s seat of his car in Mogadishu’s Madina district on Monday 11 December.
The federation joined the Institute of Maltese Journalists in welcoming the recent arrests, but backed the request by the family of the journalist for an independent inquiry.
All parties should stop using journalists as pawns in a wider geopolitical fight and Houthis should release journalists immediately.
IFJ calls for the release of journalists detained in Egypt.
NUJ welcomes IFJ solidarity and is pleased the UK Foreign Secretary has now committed to raise the case with the Iranian authorities.
Journalists union leaders endorse IFJ's proposed International Convention on the Safety and Independence of Journalists.
The NUJ is calling on the British government to take immediate action to ensure this unprecedented attack on British-based media workers is stopped.
This year the NUJ has highlighted the unresolved case of NUJ member Martin O’Hagan and the plight of Mexican journalists.
In 2017 the annual global campaign efforts will focus on Mexico, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Yemen, Somalia, and Ukraine.