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11 August 2017: The union's leadership has been accused of "working against information security" after opposing secret service raids on a prominent news website.
7 August 2017: Global union federation responds to Israeli government plan to close offices in Jerusalem, revoke journalists' credentials and shut down the network.
31 July 2017: The IFJ and its Russian affiliate, the Russian Union of Journalists, have condemned the attack and are urging journalists to take extreme caution when covering the conflict in Syria
25 July 2017: Increase in journalists being attacked, abused or prevented from reporting and unions call for authorities to change their approach.
21 July 2017: The charges carry up to 43 year sentences and Turkey is already the world’s leading jailor of journalists.
28 June 2017: The government must be held responsible for the loss of jobs and the further narrowing of space for independent journalism.
20 June 2017: IFJ/EFJ observer sent to Istanbul to monitor the first trial of journalists accused of participating in the failed coup.
20 June 2017: Blocking websites and arresting journalists is a grave breach of press freedom and journalists' fundamental rights.
16 June 2017: Union strongly condemns the Saudi authorities and their alliances as they clamp down on freedom of expression and the media.
15 June 2017: Let's rededicate ourselves to the battle for press freedom as part of the Great Get Together in memory of the Yorkshire MP's life and work, says NUJ president Tim Dawson.