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1 July 2014: Journalists met at the NUJ’s London headquarters a week after three Al Jazeera journalists received long jail sentences, to plan the campaign for their release.
27 June 2014: Members of the NUJ Ireland protest in solidarity with colleagues jailed in Egypt.
26 June 2014: The NUJ continues to campaign for the release of journalists in Egypt.
26 June 2014: As part of the NUJ campaign against the jailing of Al Jazeera journalists a delegation will hand in a letter of protest to Ambassador Sherif Elkholi at the Egyptian Embassy in Dublin today.
24 June 2014: NUJ representatives, staff and supporters gathered in London today to show support and solidarity with the journalists jailed in Egypt.
23 June 2014: As three Al Jazeera journalists were sentenced to at least seven years in jail the NUJ called on the government to protest against the treatment of all journalists in Egypt.
12 June 2014: A delegation led by Andy Smith, NUJ joint-president, and John McDonnell MP delivered a letter to Downing Street setting out the union's concerns over revelations of the incident.
30 May 2014: The International Federation of journalists (IFJ) has joined its affiliate, the Association of Iranian journalists (AoIJ), to demand that the government of Iran follows up on its election promises by showing respect for press freedom and releasing all journalists imprisoned in the country.
13 May 2014: Paul Holleran, NUJ Scotland organiser, describes his visit to Palestine and work with sister union the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate.
2 May 2014: John Kerry, US Secretary of State, voices concerns over Ethiopia's detention of six bloggers and three journalists