Showing items tagged with 'journalists freed'
11 September 2018: NUJ welcomed Shawkan's imminent return to his family and friends but condemned his long imprisonment simply for working as a journalist
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.
23 June 2015: Ahmed Mansour has been released from detention in Germany.
29 May 2015: The IFJ has welcomed the new resolution of the United Nations Security Council on protecting journalists and ending impunity.
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.
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
21 August 2014: The IFJ has expressed its strong support for member unions' protests in the United States in response to the shameful treatment of journalists by a police SWAT team during the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.
30 July 2014: Union leaders have appealed for all sides involved in the ongoing Ukraine crisis to ensure that journalists reporting on events are given free and open reporting access at all times.