Middle East & Arab World

22 January 2016

Three Aljazeera Arabic news staff went missing in the city of Taiz in southern Yemen and fears are growing that they may have been kidnapped. ...

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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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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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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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19 October 2015

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its affiliate the Palestinian Journalists’ Syndicate (PJS) raised their concerns over press safety following the attack against Israeli soldiers on 16 October by a Palestinian posing as a jo ...

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28 September 2015

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has written to the leader of Ansar Allah Movement, Adul-Malik al-Houthi, warning him of his personal responsibility for the safety of Yemeni journalists, following a recent video message in which ...

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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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23 June 2015

26 IFEX members have signed an appeal launched by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) to the UN Security Council for drastic measures to protect journalists in Yemen. ...

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10 June 2015

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has today joined its union the Palestinian Journalists’ Syndicate (PJS) in pressing the Israeli authorities to let a Palestinian journalist in East Jerusalem so that he can receive medical treatm ...

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23 April 2015

Muftah al-Qatrani, director of the private production company Al-Anwar, was found dead on Wednesday in his office located in the centre of the second Libyan city, Benghazi. ...

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