Showing items tagged with 'journalists attacked'
29 April 2019: Following the murder of Lyra McKee, the NUJ will pay tribute to her life and work at this event to mark World Press Freedom Day and discuss the challenges facing journalists and press freedom throughout the world.
13 March 2019: Journalists are deeply concerned by far right attempts to silence the media
8 March 2019: Union calls for action against the perpetrators for inciting violence
13 February 2019: The increase in threats promoted the NUJ to call for stronger action from the authorities to defend press freedom and tackle the perpetrators
10 December 2018: The Paris branch of the National Union of Journalists has called for assurances on the safety of the media following several members of the press, including a member, being hit by police projectiles.
17 October 2018: NUJ expresses support for Palestinian colleagues, as trade union rep and photojournalist attacked and left with skull fractures and internal bleeding
NUJ calls on Honduran authorities to protect journalist covering murder trial from online smears and threats
25 September 2018: The union has called for urgent intervention to ensure the safety of Nina Lakhani, a freelancer working in Latin America for the Guardian.
7 September 2018: Journalists were shot in the legs and deliberately targeted despite wearing clothing clearly identifying them as press reporters
6 August 2018: The NUJ has joined the International Federation of Journalists in calling for the Bangladesh police to release photojournalist Shahidul Alam.
2 August 2018: Kirill Radchenko, Alexander Rastorguyev, and Orkhan Dzhemal were killed by an unidentified group of armed men in the village of Sibuti.