Showing items tagged with 'journalists detained'
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.
30 August 2017: Urgent calls to release local freelance journalist from the International Federation of Journalists and Yemeni Journalists’ Syndicate.
21 July 2017: The charges carry up to 43 year sentences and Turkey is already the world’s leading jailor of journalists.
20 June 2017: IFJ/EFJ observer sent to Istanbul to monitor the first trial of journalists accused of participating in the failed coup.
20 June 2017: Blocking websites and arresting journalists is a grave breach of press freedom and journalists' fundamental rights.