Showing items tagged with 'bahrain'
7 August 2017: Global union federation responds to Israeli government plan to close offices in Jerusalem, revoke journalists' credentials and shut down the network.
28 June 2017: The government must be held responsible for the loss of jobs and the further narrowing of space for independent journalism.
16 June 2017: Union strongly condemns the Saudi authorities and their alliances as they clamp down on freedom of expression and the media.
25 September 2015: The NUJ has joined with other trade unions in the UK to highlight "widespread and systematic" human rights abuses in Bahrain.
3 May 2012: The NUJ supported Press Freedom Day by campaigning to protect journalists' safety in the field and by defending their right to protect sources and material.
22 March 2012: MPs called upon the UK government to do more to hold to account regimes that fail to investigate the deaths and incarceration of journalists, in a parliamentary debate.
27 May 2011: Journalists and their trade unions in Somalia, Bahrain and Argentina have seen a surge of attacks.
5 April 2011: Pete Murray, NUJ President, opened the NUJ delegate conference in Southport by stressing the importance of recent marches and rallies against the cuts programmes of the UK and Irish governments.