Showing items tagged with 'yemen'
30 April 2019: For years journalists in Yemen have been denied basic rights in detention and have faced treatment that is contrary to human dignity
7 February 2019: In the Shadow of Violence: journalists and media killed in 2018, details cases of 95 journalists and media professionals who lost their lives in targeted killings, bomb attacks or crossfire incidents
30 January 2019: Abu Dhabi TV cameraman Ziad al-Sharaabi was killed in Yemen’s port city of Mokha
2 January 2019: The International Federation of Journalists’annual list shows a reverse in the downward trend of killings of journalists and media staff in the past three years and a growing crisis in journalists’safety across the globe.
18 September 2018: NUJ and IFJ condemn the targeting of broadcasters in Yemen that killed three staff
11 June 2018: Yemeni journalist Anwar Al-Rakan died after he had been tortured in detention.
20 April 2018: IFJ general secretary Anthony Bellanger says his organisation’s convention for the safety of journalists seeks to end impunity of those who kill media workers.
1 March 2018: Yemini and other unions voice concern over arrested journalist and union activist Awad Kashmeem.
24 January 2018: Mohammed Al-Qadasi is the first journalist who has been killed in the country in 2018 and the IFJ is appealing for international organizations to support its Journalists’ Safety Programme in Yemen.
5 December 2017: All parties should stop using journalists as pawns in a wider geopolitical fight and Houthis should release journalists immediately.