Showing items tagged with 'conflict'
5 November 2015: The IFJ has launched a solidarity fund to provide financial aid and humanitarian assistance to Yemeni journalists and their families.
18 September 2015: A camera operator in Yemen was killed in yesterday's Saudi-led air strikes in the Al Jaraf neighborhood of the capital of Sana'a.
29 May 2015: The family of NUJ member and Irish investigative journalist Martin O'Hagan have offered a reward for information leading to a conviction.
11 November 2014: George Macintyre, Newcastle branch chairman and treasurer David Baines continued the union’s 13-year attendance at the Remembrance Day parade.
20 August 2014: The union expressed shock at the video purporting to show the beheading of US journalist James Foley, who went missing in Syria in 2012.
30 April 2014: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) gathered journalists, academics, and freedom of expression experts together on Friday 25 April, for the Media, Armed Conflict and Hate Speech conference in Brussels.
23 April 2014: Monday 28 April is Workers’ Memorial Day – and the NUJ’s health and safety committee is asking all chapels to call a minute’s silence to commemorate journalists and media workers who have been killed in the course of their work.
4 March 2014: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) have welcomed the release of Spanish journalist Marc Marginedas who had been held for six months in Syria.
25 August 2011: Foreign journalists who were prevented from leaving the Rixos Hotel in Tripoli have now been allowed to leave.
21 April 2011: Photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros have been killed by a mortar attack in the Libyan city of Misrata.