Showing items tagged with 'libya'
21 January 2019: Unions offer condolences to the family and friends of Ben Khalifa and call on the authorities to act
27 April 2015: The International Federation of Journalists has expressed shock and dismay at the discovery of the bodies of employees of the Libyan broadcaster, Al Barka TV.
31 December 2011: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) urged the United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to take drastic action against governments of the most dangerous countries for media.
25 August 2011: Foreign journalists who were prevented from leaving the Rixos Hotel in Tripoli have now been allowed to leave.
21 April 2011: Photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros have been killed by a mortar attack in the Libyan city of Misrata.
11 April 2011: Journalists demonstrated outside the Libyan embassy in London to demand the release of colleagues from the Al Jazeera Network.
5 April 2011: Pete Murray, NUJ President, opened the NUJ delegate conference in Southport by stressing the importance of recent marches and rallies against the cuts programmes of the UK and Irish governments.
23 March 2011: NUJ Paris branch member Dave Clark and two colleagues have been released in Tripoli after they were taken into custody at the weekend by a Libyan army convoy while on their way to Ajdabiya.
22 March 2011: The National Union of Journalists and the French SNJ-CGT journalists' union are calling on the British and French governments to work urgently with national and international authorities to ensure the safety and release of three journalists.