Showing items tagged with 'journalists killed'
31 July 2014: Eight journalists have now lost their lives since the Israeli bombardment began nearly a month ago.
29 July 2014: According to IFJ affiliate, the Palestinian Journalists’ Syndicate, Baha Edeen Gharib, 55, who worked as Israeli affairs editor for Palestinian TV, and his 16-year-old daughter Ola, were killed by an Israeli rocket attack.
25 July 2014: The IFJ has joined increasing international calls for the Israeli government and its forces to be held accountable for the atrocities that are being carried out against journalists covering events in Gaza.
21 July 2014: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has condemned the killing of Palestinian cameraman Khaled Hamad on Sunday 20 July 2014.
18 July 2014: Global federation demands that Israeli forces respect the rights of journalists in Gaza and has issued a renewed appeal for journalists in the region to take all necessary safety precautions.
16 June 2014: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has advised journalists covering events in Iraq to remain vigilant at all times following the murder of journalist Khalid Hamada on Sunday 15 June.
3 May 2014: Two journalists a week are killed bringing news and information to the public.
1 May 2014: On the countdown to world press freedom day, the IFJ asks the Pakistani government to act following the deaths of seven journalists so far in 2014.
23 April 2014: Monday 28 April is Workers’ Memorial Day – and the NUJ’s health and safety committee is asking all chapels to call a minute’s silence to commemorate journalists and media workers who have been killed in the course of their work.
10 March 2014: The IFJ has condemned the murder of Lebanese journalist, Omar Abdel Qader, in eastern Syria on Saturday 8 March 2014.