Showing items tagged with 'journalists detained'
4 February 2016: Yemen Journalists’ Syndicate report journalists have been tortured and beaten. The global federation of journalists demands their immediate release.
28 October 2015: Aliezra Rajaee, journalist and board member of the Association of Iranian journalists (AoIJ) on Monday after more than four years in prison.
28 October 2015: Police in Istanbul raided of Kanaltürk and Bugün TV, part of pro-opposition media holding Koza-Ipek, this morning.
16 October 2015: RTNB cameraman Christophe Nkezabahizi and family shot dead at close range by security forces and Egide Mwemero detained in Goma.
14 October 2015: Global journalists' federation and local union demand the immediate release of three kidnapped media workers.
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.
1 September 2015: The union is calling on the Turkish authorities to release both British journalists immediately.
26 June 2015: Contact Tom Wolf, the Governor of Pennsylvania, and urge him to act immediately to get Mumia the healthcare he needs.
25 June 2015: Armenian police attacked and detained at least 10 media workers who were covering a demonstration in the capital.