Showing items tagged with 'journalists intimidated'
8 March 2019: Union calls for action against the perpetrators for inciting violence
15 February 2019: The NUJ and Bectu,unions which represent BBC staff, have roundly condemned Tommy Robinson and his fellow, far-right thugs who have planned a demonstration at Salford Quay on Saturday 23 February.
13 February 2019: The increase in threats promoted the NUJ to call for stronger action from the authorities to defend press freedom and tackle the perpetrators
18 January 2019: Union leaders vehemently condemn the threat made against the NUJ member working in Belfast
9 August 2018: The National Union of Journalists (NUJ), the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the BBC World Service have jointly reacted to accusations about BBC Persian Service and its journalists.
2 May 2018: There can be no press freedom when journalists live and work in fear
16 March 2018: Unprecedented alliance of global union federation, NUJ, BBC World Service and legal experts demand the end to the persecution and harassment of BBC Persian journalists in London and their families in Iran.
13 March 2018: The NUJ and International Federation of Journalists welcomed a UN report calling on the Iranian government to respect freedom of expression and association.
21 November 2017: NUJ welcomes IFJ solidarity and is pleased the UK Foreign Secretary has now committed to raise the case with the Iranian authorities.
14 November 2017: The NUJ is calling on the British government to take immediate action to ensure this unprecedented attack on British-based media workers is stopped.