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28 September 2015

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joined the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS), the Federazione Nazionale della Stampa Italiana (FNSI) and (SNJ, SNJ-CGT, CFDT Journalistes, respectively IFJ affiliates in Palestine, Italy ...

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22 September 2015

Yama Behroz, a young freelance journalist was killed in Faizabad, the capital of Badakhshan province in Northern Afghanistan . According to reports, Yama was killed when an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) exploded at his doorstep. ...

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10 September 2015

Two journalists have been killed in less than 24 hours in Pakistan. 42-year-old s enior journalist Aftab Alam, who was on sabbatical due to health issues, was killed in a gun attack near his home in Karachi. ...

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08 September 2015

The IFJ’s affiliate, the Yemen Journalists’ Syndicate (YJS), on Monday launched a report on press freedom violations in the country the first half of 2015 . ...

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04 September 2015

Welcome to the tenth issue of IFJ Focus on Safety, a monthly blog which tracks safety-related events of concern to journalists. ...

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02 September 2015

F ive journalists were among the injured in riots between police and activists led by the populist Radical Party and the far-right Svoboda (Freedom) party outside the Parliament in Kiev on 31 August. ...

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26 August 2015

Two members of WDBJ7 TV crew, a CBS affiliated in the US state of Virginia, were shot dead by a gunman during a live report from a shopping centre. ...

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26 August 2015

Two Italian journalists and support staff have received death threats for reporting on mafia boss Vittorio Casamonica’s funeral, held in Rome on 21 August. Alessio Viscardi, an investigative reporter for the online newspaper Fanpage. ...

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05 August 2015

The ninth issue of IFJ's Focus on Safety is now available. The issue covers safety-related news and events which marked the month of July. ...

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05 August 2015

The undersigned press freedom, media development and human rights organisations denounce the continued attacks on and threats to journalists, media workers and human rights defenders, most recently the serious incidents in which human rights def ...

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