Showing items tagged with 'press freedom'
3 December 2015: It has joined its sister union in Italy (the Federation Nazional Stampa Italiana) to condemn the Vatican’s prosecution of Gianluigi Nuzzi and Emiliano Fittipaldi.
6 November 2015: The NUJ joined the International and European Federations of Journalists and their affiliate the Journalists Union of Turkey in calling for press freedom in Turkey following the election.
5 November 2015: The IFJ has launched a solidarity fund to provide financial aid and humanitarian assistance to Yemeni journalists and their families.
NUJ statement on the convictions of journalists Becky Prosser and Neil Bonner by an Indonesian court
3 November 2015: The union has called upon the Indonesian government to launch an immediate inquiry into the treatment of Becky and Neil.
28 October 2015: Aliezra Rajaee, journalist and board member of the Association of Iranian journalists (AoIJ) on Monday after more than four years in prison.
28 October 2015: Police in Istanbul raided of Kanaltürk and Bugün TV, part of pro-opposition media holding Koza-Ipek, this morning.
16 October 2015: RTNB cameraman Christophe Nkezabahizi and family shot dead at close range by security forces and Egide Mwemero detained in Goma.
16 October 2015: NUJ reaction to the end of the police's £20m disaster resulting in one conviction and huge damage to the freedom of the press.
25 September 2015: The NUJ has joined with other trade unions in the UK to highlight "widespread and systematic" human rights abuses in Bahrain.
22 September 2015: NUJ members working in Hungary have been threatened with arrest, photographed by police and their car number plates recorded.