Showing items tagged with 'journalists assaulted'
8 March 2019: Union calls for action against the perpetrators for inciting violence
7 September 2018: Journalists were shot in the legs and deliberately targeted despite wearing clothing clearly identifying them as press reporters
2 May 2018: There can be no press freedom when journalists live and work in fear
31 October 2017: Global federation responds to broadcasting bans, attacks on the media and the killing of a cameraman stabbed to death.
25 October 2017: Union representatives condemn the attack and urge the authorities to launch a prompt investigation.
25 July 2017: Increase in journalists being attacked, abused or prevented from reporting and unions call for authorities to change their approach.
Union action saluted on World Press Freedom Day as report highlights attacks on independent journalism
3 May 2017: From Manila to Lima, Kuala Lumpur, Kiev and Ougadougou, a new survey’s findings paint a grim picture of the threat to media freedom.
14 March 2017: The Palestinian Authority must put an end to police brutality toward journalists says the Global Federation.
4 October 2016: Their lawyer has said the journalists Hamdy Mokhtar, Mohamed Hassan and Osama al-Bishbishi have been 'beaten and electrocuted'.
23 August 2016: Dozens of attackers armed with rods broke into the office and vandalized doors, windows, furniture and equipment and set fire to vehicles.