Showing items tagged with 'iran'
3 May 2013: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the NUJ wrote to the embassies of the four countries in the world with the highest numbers of imprisoned journalists.
8 February 2013: Journalists trade unions and the International Federation offer support and assistance to Iranian journalists in country and to the diaspora of exiles.
20 December 2012: The NUJ has expressed concern about the new wave of harassment and intimidation faced by families of BBC Persian staff living in Iran.
6 August 2009: The NUJ has backed calls for Iranian authorities to end the campaign of intimidation of journalists in the country after last night's armed raid and closure of the Association of Iranian Journalists' building in Tehran.
26 June 2009: The NUJ's deputy general secretary, Michelle Stanistreet, has called for the release of arrested journalists in Iran and urged the country's president to lift restrictions imposed on the media.
19 June 2009: The NUJ has joined the call for news media to be allowed to report freely on the demonstrations in Iran.