REGIONS:

SUBSCRIBE:

Sign up for weekly updates

Also available in: Français   Español   عربي  

Spotlight: Iraq | Attacks

Alarming violence against journalists in northern Iraq

Alarming violence against journalists in northern Iraq

RSF condemns the murder of a Kurdistan TV cameraman near Kirkuk and violence against media personnel by demonstrators in Erbil. The two separate incidents in the space of a few hours point to an alarming decline in the security of journalists in northern Iraq.

Iraq Highlights
From our Network

Access to Information | Iraq | Attacks

  • Media targeted in Kurdistan referendum tension
  • Media targeted in Kurdistan referendum tension

    After the historic referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan on 25 September 2017 and the resulting tension at the local, regional and international levels, RSF reminds the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) of the need to safeguard the right to criticise in what is now an increasingly uncertain political environment.

Latest from Iraq

Latest Tweet:

The new @UN resolution condemns all "specific attacks on women journalists in the exercise of their work online and… https://t.co/qnpYS9AkrA