Showing items tagged with 'journalists detained'
24 July 2018: The union has appealed to Egyptian MPs to intervene in the case of Mahmoud Abu Zeid (known as Shawkhan) who has been held for four years in a Cairo prison.
10 July 2018: Six journalists and columnists have been heavily sentenced to prison by a court in Istanbul for alleged membership to an armed illegal terrorist organisation.
17 May 2018: The authorities claim Kirill Vyshynsky's work is 'subversive' reporting.
2 May 2018: There can be no press freedom when journalists live and work in fear
27 February 2018: All fabricated charges against journalist Reyhaneh Tabatabaei must be dropped. She has already spent one and a half years behind bars.
19 February 2018: The International and European Federations of Journalists are appalled by the verdicts which confirm a disregard for the rule of law.
5 December 2017: All parties should stop using journalists as pawns in a wider geopolitical fight and Houthis should release journalists immediately.
28 November 2017: IFJ calls for the release of journalists detained in Egypt.
13 September 2017: Journalists' federations condemn court decision to keep six journalists and media workers detained.
8 September 2017: Alireza Rajaee has lost his right eye and part of his face due to a cancer that was left untreated during his time in prison.