Showing items tagged with 'journalists arrested'
13 December 2018: NUJ press freedom campaign calling on the police to drop the legal threats against Trevor Birney and Barry McCaffrey
23 November 2018: Attend the film screening in London and hear from the journalists arrested
8 November 2018: NUJ's Irish Secretary says new evidence shows the arrests of Barry McCaffrey and Trevor Birney were based on a false claim.
29 October 2018: Michelle Stanistreet said the death of the Saudi columnist must be used to force governments to end impunity and back an UN convention for the protection of journalists.
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
4 September 2018: The arrest of journalists Trevor Birney and Barry McCaffrey by detectives from Durham Constabulary, supported by officers from the Police Service of Northern Ireland, represents an attack on investigative journalism.
31 August 2018: Trevor Birney and Barry McCaffrey were arrested in connection with an investigation by Durham constabulary into alleged theft of documents from the office of the Police Ombudsman of Northern Ireland.
6 August 2018: The NUJ has joined the International Federation of Journalists in calling for the Bangladesh police to release photojournalist Shahidul Alam.
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.
1 March 2018: Yemini and other unions voice concern over arrested journalist and union activist Awad Kashmeem.