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06 January 2016

Beritan Canözer, a female journalist working for the news agency JINHA, was arrested in Diyarbakir (Turkey) on 19 December 2015 for allegedly “aiding a terrorist organisation”. ...

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05 January 2016

2015 has been another deadly year for journalists, with at least 112 journalists and media staff killed in targeted killings, bomb attacks and cross-fire incidents, according to the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ). ...

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05 January 2016

2015 was another deadly year for journalists, with at least 109 journalists and media staff killed in targeted killings, bomb attacks and cross-fire incidents, according to the annual list published on 31 December by the International Federatio ...

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09 December 2015

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has denounced the media safety crisis in the Iraqi city of Basra following a briefing yesterday by Haider Ali Hussain Al-Mansoury, the head of the IFJ affiliate Iraqi Journalists’ Syndicate (IJS ...

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09 December 2015

The Federation of African Journalists (FAJ), the African Group of the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), has filed an application before the Court of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to challenge the repressive ...

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30 November 2015

The African Union (AU) and the European Union(EU) held this year's AU - EU Human Rights Dialogue on 24 November in Kigali, Rwanda. ...

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05 November 2015

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has launched a Solidarity Fund to provide financial aid and humanitarian assistance to Yemeni colleagues and their families, who are in desperate need for help. ...

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02 November 2015

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has today urged United Nations Member States to commit to seeking and extending judicial cooperation in investigating and prosecuting killings of journalists. ...

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28 October 2015

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today joined its affiliate, the Journalists’ Union of Turkey (TGS, in Turkish), in condemning the police raid of Kanaltürk and Bugün TV, part of pro-opposition media holding Koza-Ipek, this morn ...

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27 October 2015

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) hosted and co-organised yesterday a one-day international partnership meeting on Yemen at the Brussels Press Club. ...

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