Showing items tagged with 'press freedom'
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.
22 September 2015: Journalists unite to condemn the surge in attacks on press freedom and the pressure is expected to intensify as the country heads for another election in November.
17 September 2015: IFJ and EFJ with the Journalists Union of Turkey and the Journalists Association of Turkey host international conference on fighting for journalists’ rights and freedoms.
1 September 2015: The NUJ joined international condemnation of the verdict of an Egyptian court, which convicted Al Jazeera journalists Peter Greste, Mohammad Fahmy and Baher Mohamed in their retrial.
24 August 2015: NUJ and Amnesty International lead protest against the flogging of Saudi Blogger Raif Badawi,Market Square, Letterkenny.