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2 August 2011: Thousands of journalists across the BBC took part in a second 24-hour strike yesterday against compulsory redundancies being imposed by management.
1 August 2011: Journalists at the BBC’s Arabic Service are continuing strike action against unfair working conditions.
8 July 2011: Journalists at the BBC are to strike on 15 July over compulsory redundancies.
5 July 2011: NUJ members at the BBC have voted 72 per cent in favour of strike action and 87 per cent in favour of action short of a strike.
22 June 2011: The government has announced additional funding for the BBC World Service.
15 June 2011: The flow of vital news and information to the public is threatened by continuing savage cuts to jobs in newspapers and broadcasting, the NUJ has warned.
20 May 2011: The promise by the Foreign Office to "reflect" on a mauling by MPs in a Commons' special debate about threatened massive cuts to the BBC World Service has received a guarded welcome from journalists.
17 May 2011: The UK Parliament is to debate cuts to the BBC World Service next Thursday 19 May.
28 April 2011: Thousands of BBC journalists are being balloted for strike action in response to the threat of compulsory redundancies across the corporation.
15 April 2011: Journalists have demanded an immediate halt to cuts at the BBC World Service.