Showing items tagged with 'journalists assaulted'
16 August 2016: Global union federation joins Turkish journalists in demanding an end to the media crackdown.
9 August 2016: Seven journalists have died in Yemen in 2016, 14 journalists remain detained by Houthis, one journalist is currently held by Al Qaida and nine journalists have been tortured since 2015.
3 May 2016: Michelle Stanistreet, general secretary, said: "Journalists and their families frequently depend on the IFJ Safety Fund. Log on to the IFJ website, learn about its work and pledge to make a regular contribution."
1 April 2016: The union has been made aware of threats towards journalists in advance of the far right demonstration in Dover on Saturday 2 April.
3 March 2016: How can media workers in conflict zones be protected when authorities break international laws and suppress press freedom.
4 February 2016: Yemen Journalists’ Syndicate report journalists have been tortured and beaten. The global federation of journalists demands their immediate release.
27 November 2015: International delegation offers solidarity and support to Palestinian journalists.
5 November 2015: The IFJ has launched a solidarity fund to provide financial aid and humanitarian assistance to Yemeni journalists and their families.
25 September 2015: The NUJ has joined with other trade unions in the UK to highlight "widespread and systematic" human rights abuses in Bahrain.
22 September 2015: Journalists unite to condemn the surge in attacks on press freedom and the pressure is expected to intensify as the country heads for another election in November.