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3 May 2019: Journalists Lyra McKee and Martin O’Hagan were paid tribute to by Séamus Dooley at a World Press Freedom Day event in Belfast’s Linen Hall. The NUJ also joined trade unionists, activists and the family of Lyra McKee on the city's May Day parade.
Irish Executive Council committed to continue support for Belfast journalists under arrest for simply doing their job
7 December 2018: The NUJ's Irish governing body expressed its outrage at the further bail imposed on Barry Mc Caffrey and Trevor Birney, whose film investigated the UVF massacre of six civilians in Loughinisland in 1994.
4 September 2018: The arrest of journalists Trevor Birney and Barry McCaffrey by detectives from Durham Constabulary, supported by officers from the Police Service of Northern Ireland, represents an attack on investigative journalism.