Showing items tagged with 'deportation'
4 March 2016: Union calls on the government to think again on latest immigration proposals.
22 September 2015: Journalists unite to condemn the surge in attacks on press freedom and the pressure is expected to intensify as the country heads for another election in November.
1 February 2013: A campaign led by the Manchester and Salford NUJ branch has blocked the deportation of Rzhwan Amin, a Kurdish-Iraqi journalist asylum seeker.
25 January 2013: The union has backed calls to halt the deportation of Rzhwan Amin, an NUJ member and UK based journalist who fled Iraq in 2010 because of threats relating to newspaper articles he had written.
18 October 2011: NUJ member Lorna Kamotho has been deported from the UK.
30 March 2011: Journalists mounted a vigil at the Immigration and Asylum Court in central London and attended a hearing in solidarity with NUJ member Charles Atangana.
18 February 2011: The European Court of Human Rights has ordering the UK Border Agency not to deport Abeer Awooda to Sudan.
21 December 2010: The case of NUJ member, Charles Atangana, was adjourned at the High Court and the next court hearing is on 15 February in London.
17 December 2010: NUJ members in Manchester have set up a petition against attempts by the UK government to deport fellow member, James Fallah-Williams.
14 October 2010: The UK Home Secretary has announced a rapid review of key counter-terrorism and security powers.