Showing items tagged with 'iran'
7 October 2020: Journalists face unprecedented challenges at Iran International
16 September 2020: UN reports this week document the death threats and reprisals BBC Persian Service journalists have faced
14 September 2020: BAJ's dodgy recognition deal at the London-based broadcaster condemned unanimously by TUC unions
NUJ condemns BAJ for becoming the “bosses’ union of choice” at Iran International to thwart NUJ recognition process
10 July 2020: Staff at the broadcaster are now being out under pressure to join the British Association of Journalists, the puppet union.
9 December 2019: An urgent complaint has been submitted to the UN with anonymised testimony from affected journalists which highlights the gravity of the current situation and threats
25 November 2019: Journalists working for Iran International and BBC Persian Service have been threatened by the Iranian authorities and their families have also been targeted
19 September 2019: The UN's assistant secretary-general has highlighted the plight of BBC Persian journalists who face ongoing harassment and persecution by the Iranian authorities
29 August 2019: Global journalists' federation offers support to Marzieh Amiri, Masoud Kazemi and Kiumars Marzban
22 July 2019: The decision by the BBC to agree to prevent the Persian Service from using material gathered in Iran has deeply affected the morale and well-being of NUJ members
28 June 2019: NUJ member Anahita Shams addressed the UN today