Showing items tagged with 'al jazeera'
14 September 2017: Congress agreed to campaign to support freelance workers and voted to back the NUJ campaign on Al Jazeera.
7 August 2017: Global union federation responds to Israeli government plan to close offices in Jerusalem, revoke journalists' credentials and shut down the network.
16 June 2017: Union strongly condemns the Saudi authorities and their alliances as they clamp down on freedom of expression and the media.
19 June 2016: An Egyptian court this weekend upheld the death penalty meted out to NUJ member Ibrahim Helal, the Al Jazeera journalist sentenced in absentia in May after a 2 year legal case process.
23 May 2016: The NUJ is calling for the death sentence imposed on an NUJ member by the Egyptian authorities to be immediately overturned or a pardon granted.
22 April 2016: Branch meeting focused on organising in the workplace.
1 September 2015: The NUJ joined international condemnation of the verdict of an Egyptian court, which convicted Al Jazeera journalists Peter Greste, Mohammad Fahmy and Baher Mohamed in their retrial.
31 July 2015: Celebrating our members' success at the Online Media Awards.
29 June 2015: Mohammed al-Asfer, a 19 year old Al Jazeera cameraman was shot dead, the fifth Al Jazeera media worker to be killed in Syria since 2011.
23 June 2015: Ahmed Mansour has been released from detention in Germany.