Showing items tagged with 'yemen'
5 December 2017: All parties should stop using journalists as pawns in a wider geopolitical fight and Houthis should release journalists immediately.
31 October 2017: In 2017 the annual global campaign efforts will focus on Mexico, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Yemen, Somalia, and Ukraine.
30 August 2017: Urgent calls to release local freelance journalist from the International Federation of Journalists and Yemeni Journalists’ Syndicate.
16 June 2017: Union strongly condemns the Saudi authorities and their alliances as they clamp down on freedom of expression and the media.
23 November 2016: Awaab al Zubayrei was killed in Taiz, southern Yemen.
2 September 2016: Union reports on murders, abductions, disappearances, jailings and assaults in Yemen in the first half of 2016.
9 August 2016: Seven journalists have died in Yemen in 2016, 14 journalists remain detained by Houthis, one journalist is currently held by Al Qaida and nine journalists have been tortured since 2015.
27 May 2016: IFJ urges UN envoy to take action. The journalists have been on hunger strike for almost a month and there are concerns relating torture and maltreatment.
15 April 2016: NUJ parliamentary group chair speaks to DM conference.
24 March 2016: Global union federation says the perpetrators must be prosecuted. Last year 10 journalists and media workers lost their lives while at work in Yemen