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13 February 2020: Reporters covering the appearance of a man accused of the murder of journalist Lyra McKee were subject to intimidation from protesters.
31 December 2019: The International Federation of Journalists has recorded 49 killings of journalists and media professionals, a significant drop from 95 posted last year.
2 July 2019: Séamus Dooley, NUJ Irish Secretary, told conference delegates of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions and politicians to carry out the campaigns for justice and diversity she espoused.
17 May 2019: The union has responded to a statement issued by Saoradh, following the presence of media representatives observing a police raid in Derry.
4 May 2019: The NUJ held an event celebrating journalists who go the extra mile for the truth, and paid tribute to Lyra McKee
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.
29 April 2019: Tributes were paid to the murdered journalist on Workers’ Memorial Day, which commemorates those killed or injured during work.
29 April 2019: Following the murder of Lyra McKee, the NUJ will pay tribute to her life and work at this event to mark World Press Freedom Day and discuss the challenges facing journalists and press freedom throughout the world.
24 April 2019: Newsrooms from the Orkneys to Cornwall to Limerick gave tribute to the murdered 29-year-old journalist.
24 April 2019: Michelle Stanistreet and members of the NUJ will be representing the union at the funeral of Lyra McKee at St Anne's Cathedral, Belfast.