journalists and media workers have been killed since 2006.
9 out of 10 cases go unpunished and see perpetrators walk free.
organisations that make up the IFEX network are committed to ending impunity.
It’s good to know that, on the road to end impunity, we are in good company.
Mushtaq Ahmed was arrested in May 2020 for posting criticism of the government’s pandemic response on Facebook. His petitions for bail had been repeatedly denied.
The central office of the Geo and Jang media group was vandalized by a group of protestors on 21 February in Karachi. Some staff members were also beaten.
Amidst an ongoing campaign of increased persecution and abuses, Tunisian LGBTI activists are targeted by security forces during protests, and face online harassment in violation of their right to privacy and free expression.