Showing items tagged with 'turkey'
19 July 2016: Trade union federations highlight the attacks on journalists and press freedom in Turkey.
26 February 2016: The NUJ joined the International and European Federations of Journalists in welcoming the release of Can Dündar and Erdem Gül.
27 November 2015: Journalists' unions and federations united in strong condemnation of the arrests and call for the two reporters to be released and the charges dropped.
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.
28 October 2015: Police in Istanbul raided of Kanaltürk and Bugün TV, part of pro-opposition media holding Koza-Ipek, this morning.
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 union is calling on the Turkish authorities to release both British journalists immediately.
5 August 2015: The IFJ and EFJ urge Turkey to drop charges against 18 journalists threatened with 7.5 years in jail.
3 February 2015: The NUJ is working to support jailed journalists in Turkey.