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26 February 2018: The International Federation of Journalists has called for the immediate release of an Egyptian journalist who was arrested after conducting an interview with an opposition figure.
28 November 2017: IFJ calls for the release of journalists detained in Egypt.
7 August 2017: Global union federation responds to Israeli government plan to close offices in Jerusalem, revoke journalists' credentials and shut down the network.
16 June 2017: Union strongly condemns the Saudi authorities and their alliances as they clamp down on freedom of expression and the media.
6 June 2017: IFJ calls on the authorities to let journalists work freely.
13 February 2017: Amnesty International UK, in conjunction with the University & College Union UCU, are hosting a public evening panel discussion to seek accountability and justice for Giulio Regeni and the hundreds of others who have been disappeared in Egypt.
28 November 2016: Exhibition of photographs on protest, repression and daily life in Egypt, by the jailed Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid, known as Shawkan.
23 November 2016: Egyptian court sentences president, vice-president and general secretary of journalist union to 2-year jail sentences.
4 October 2016: Their lawyer has said the journalists Hamdy Mokhtar, Mohamed Hassan and Osama al-Bishbishi have been 'beaten and electrocuted'.
19 June 2016: An Egyptian court this weekend upheld the death penalty meted out to NUJ member Ibrahim Helal, the Al Jazeera journalist sentenced in absentia in May after a 2 year legal case process.