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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
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
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
1 May 2018: The reigning impunity for crimes against journalists and the government’s lack of action are key causes of increased violence against the media in Afghanistan
1 July 2015: Facts and figures about the BBC for the Love it or Lose it campaign
26 February 2015: DCMS select committee says licence fee the best alternative at present, the BBC Trust should be scrapped and a new quango should scrutinise the corporation.
7 August 2014: The NUJ and sister unions have started to ballot members across the corporation on the same day an employment tribunal found the BBC's former technology chief was unfairly dismissed.