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06 October 2014

Reports say tha t the BBC team was filming protests by local and Syrian Kurds on the Turkish-Syrian border, near the city of Kobane, came under attack from Turkish police. ...

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25 September 2014

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today supported the recommendations of the High Commissioner for Human Rights' report on Ukraine to the 27th of UN Human Rights Council in Geneva for investigations in reported cases of violence ...

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25 September 2014

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today called for the review of the new press law in Somalia which has been widely condemned as repressive and an attempt to silence independent reporting. ...

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22 September 2014

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its African group the Federation of African Journalists (FAJ) today expressed their shock and sadness following the killings of three media workers in Guinea. ...

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19 September 2014

Officials in Guinea have said that three journalists were killed along with three health workers during a mob attack near Nzerekore, a city near Guinea’s southern tip, media reports said. ...

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18 September 2014

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) have joined calls for a thorough and immediate investigation into an attack on a BBC news team in the southern Russian city of Astrakhan. ...

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10 September 2014

In the fi rst visit by an international organisatipon since the ceasefire in Gaza on 26 August, l eaders of the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), its affiliate the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS), and a number of leading ...

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UN Human Rights Council's special session on the situation of Human Rights in Iraq

02 September 2014

The following is the full statement submitted by the International Federation of Journalists to the UN Human Rights Council’s special session of 1 September 2014 held in Geneva on the human rights situation in Iraq. ...

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25 August 2014

The IFJ, through its International Safety Fund, has donated 10.000 USD to assist journalists and their families who have been affected by the current fighting between Hamas and Israel in the Gaza strip. ...

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05 August 2014

The IFJ affiliate in Palestine, the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS), today organised a rally to express its outrage and condemnation at the killings of journalists during the Israeli strikes in Gaza. ...

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