Showing items tagged with 'journalists intimidated'
25 October 2017: NUJ launches international solidarity campaign in response to criminal charges filed against BBC Persian Service journalists.
15 June 2017: Union highlights NUJ members long and proud history of defending the public's right to know and calls for better safeguards for journalists and journalism.
Union action saluted on World Press Freedom Day as report highlights attacks on independent journalism
3 May 2017: From Manila to Lima, Kuala Lumpur, Kiev and Ougadougou, a new survey’s findings paint a grim picture of the threat to media freedom.
1 March 2017: Investigative journalist Amitt Bhatt and Manchester & Salford Branch member is facing deportation to India and the likelihood of arrest and torture – possibly death – for his work exposing corruption and human rights abuses in Kashmir.
25 January 2017: The NUJ has condemned a threatening online social media post by a Belfast-based group.
6 September 2016: The use of violence to show disagreement with the editorial line of broadcasters has been widely condemned.
2 September 2016: Union reports on murders, abductions, disappearances, jailings and assaults in Yemen in the first half of 2016.
31 August 2016: Journalist unions call for an end to threats and intimidation by local authorities in Somalia aimed at undermining independent journalism.