Showing items tagged with 'journalists detained'
29 May 2015: The IFJ has welcomed the new resolution of the United Nations Security Council on protecting journalists and ending impunity.
21 May 2015: Azerbaijan has developed a reputation as one of the world’s worst jailers of journalists. The IFJ and EFJ call on Azerbaijan President, Ilham Aliyev, to release all seven journalists who are currently behind bars.
20 May 2015: Qatari authorities must understand that as a host of a world sporting event they must open themselves to scrutiny and not respond by arresting and harassing journalists.
1 May 2015: Some of our colleagues and friends have dedicated their lives and paid the ultimate price for their work. On Sunday, the whole world should remember them.
7 April 2015: The Council of Europe has launched an online platform dedicated to recording violations of journalists' rights in member states.
20 February 2015: Freed Al Jazeera journalist tells colleagues how he survived 400 days in jail in Egypt.
13 February 2015: The NUJ joined the International Federation of Journalists in welcoming the release from prison of Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed.
2 February 2015: But, until the Al Jazeera journalist's colleague are freed, together with a dozen other Egyptian media workers, the campaign must continue
1 January 2015: But NUJ condemns the decision not to grant bail for Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed.
19 December 2014: Following the arrest of more than 20 journalists, the NUJ showed solidarity with arrested journalists at a demonstration outside Downing Street.