Showing items tagged with 'iran'
5 September 2018: The NUJ backs calls made by the International Federation of Journalists and the Association of Iranian journalists demanding the release of Amir Hossein Miresmaeili
9 August 2018: The National Union of Journalists (NUJ), the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the BBC World Service have jointly reacted to accusations about BBC Persian Service and its journalists.
16 March 2018: Unprecedented alliance of global union federation, NUJ, BBC World Service and legal experts demand the end to the persecution and harassment of BBC Persian journalists in London and their families in Iran.
13 March 2018: The NUJ and International Federation of Journalists welcomed a UN report calling on the Iranian government to respect freedom of expression and association.
12 March 2018: For the first time in its history, the BBC is making an appeal to the United Nations in Geneva to protect the human rights of BBC journalists and their families.
7 March 2018: Side event organised by the International Federation of Journalists at the UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva.
7 March 2018: Press conference organised by the International Federation of Journalists at the UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva.
27 February 2018: All fabricated charges against journalist Reyhaneh Tabatabaei must be dropped. She has already spent one and a half years behind bars.
21 November 2017: NUJ welcomes IFJ solidarity and is pleased the UK Foreign Secretary has now committed to raise the case with the Iranian authorities.
14 November 2017: The NUJ is calling on the British government to take immediate action to ensure this unprecedented attack on British-based media workers is stopped.