Showing items tagged with 'iran'
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
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.