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5 September 2018: The NUJ backs calls made by the International Federation of Journalists and the Association of Iranian journalists demanding the release of Amir Hossein Miresmaeili
16 March 2018: Unprecedented alliance of global union federation, NUJ, BBC World Service and legal experts demand the end to the persecution and harassment of BBC Persian journalists in London and their families in Iran.
27 February 2018: All fabricated charges against journalist Reyhaneh Tabatabaei must be dropped. She has already spent one and a half years behind bars.
8 September 2017: Alireza Rajaee has lost his right eye and part of his face due to a cancer that was left untreated during his time in prison.
25 August 2017: Union leaders resign en-masse in response to the authorities blocking official trade union recognition.
8 October 2014: The IFJ has joined Iranian journalists in a renewed call for the president of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, to show courage and follow up on his election promises by proving his respect for media freedom and freedom of association.
29 July 2014: The IFJ appeals for the government of Iran to show its commitment to press freedom and human rights by releasing the increasing number of journalists being held in the country.
30 April 2014: In time for world press freedom day the IFJ has issued a renewed appeal for the President of Iran to reopen the headquarters of the Association of Iranian Journalists and release journalists imprisoned in the country.
28 October 2013: NUJ holds event in parliament focused on the current situation of press freedom and journalists still in jail in Iran.
26 June 2009: The NUJ's deputy general secretary, Michelle Stanistreet, has called for the release of arrested journalists in Iran and urged the country's president to lift restrictions imposed on the media.