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Middle East & Arab World

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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06 December 2013

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has written to the President of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Massoud Barazani, to urge his government to carry out a thorough investigation into the murder of journalist Kawa Mohamed Ahmed "Garm ...

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03 December 2013

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has condemned the Israeli army for "deliberately targeting" a group of photographers covering skirmishes at Qalandia crossing between Jerusalem and Ramallah on Sunday, 1 December. ...

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26 November 2013

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) have appealed for the safe return of two Swedish journalists who were abducted in Syria last Saturday, 23 November. ...

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23 October 2013

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has condemned the deliberate targeting of Palestinian journalists by Israeli troops while covering the clashes that erupted following the death of a Palestinian citizen. ...

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18 October 2013

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has appealed for the safe return of a team of Sky News Arabia journalists who have gone missing in the contested city of Aleppo in northern Syria. ...

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10 October 2013

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) have appealed for the safe return of French journalists Nicolas Henin and Peter Torres who have been missing in Syria for nearly four months, acco ...

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05 September 2013

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has expressed its grave concern at the increasing targeting and mistreatment of journalists critical of the government in Egypt. ...

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01 August 2013

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has called for all factions involved in the Egyptian crisis to take immediate steps to ensure the safety and protection of journalists. ...

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12 June 2013

The International Federation of Journalists has condemned the murder of an Iraqi journalist who was killed in a terrorist attack in Baghdad on Sunday, 9 June. ...

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