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Middle East & Arab World

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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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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31 July 2014

Two more Palestinian journalists, Sameh Al-Aryan and Rami Rayan, were killed while reporting in a market in Gaza yesterday, bringing to at least eight the number of journalists who have now lost their lives since the Israeli bombardment o ...

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03 July 2014

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has joined its affiliate, the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate (PJS) to condemn a brutal attack by Israeli forces on a Palestinian TV crew in Shufat Refugee Camp, near Jerusalem, this morning. ...

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27 May 2014

Egyptians vote next week on Monday and Tuesday to elect a new President between former army commander Abdul Fattah al-Sisi and Hamdeen Sabahi. ...

10 March 2014

According to IFJ affiliate, the Iraqi Journalists Syndicate (IJS), cameramen Muthanna Abdul Hussein and Khaled Abdel Thamer, both working for the Al Iraqia TV Channel, were killed on Sunday 9 March. ...

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13 February 2014

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has demanded urgent action from the Iraqi government following an attack on the office of independent newspaper, Al-sabah al-jadeed, in the early hours of Monday morning, 10 February. ...

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12 December 2013

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has welcomed the news that the government of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (KRG) has established a committee to monitor investigations into the killing of the journalist Kawa Mohamed Ahmed "Garm ...

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06 December 2013

The Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has called on authorities in Yemen to step up their efforts to protect the safety of journalists following the abduction and appalling beating of woman journalist, Saraa al Shehary, in the capital city of Sana ...

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