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14 July 2020: "It was the NUJ that stood shoulder to shoulder with journalists at BBC Persian to condemn harassment of us and our families in Iran."
NUJ condemns BAJ for becoming the “bosses’ union of choice” at Iran International to thwart NUJ recognition process
10 July 2020: Staff at the broadcaster are now being out under pressure to join the British Association of Journalists, the puppet union.
16 June 2020: UK announces a merger of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office with the Department for International Development
9 December 2019: An urgent complaint has been submitted to the UN with anonymised testimony from affected journalists which highlights the gravity of the current situation and threats
25 November 2019: Journalists working for Iran International and BBC Persian Service have been threatened by the Iranian authorities and their families have also been targeted
19 September 2019: The UN's assistant secretary-general has highlighted the plight of BBC Persian journalists who face ongoing harassment and persecution by the Iranian authorities
22 July 2019: The decision by the BBC to agree to prevent the Persian Service from using material gathered in Iran has deeply affected the morale and well-being of NUJ members
28 June 2019: NUJ member Anahita Shams addressed the UN today
14 March 2019: The European Parliament has voted overwhelmingly in favour of a resolution criticising Iran’s treatment of journalists
14 March 2019: Professor Rehman raised concerns about the ongoing, collective criminal investigation and asset-freeze affecting BBC journalists in London and their families in Iran