Journalists’ Trade Union
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Kem Ley, 4 June, 2016, AP/ASSOCIATED PRESS

On the one-year anniversary of the death of popular Cambodian activist Kem Ley, civil society organisations from around the world reiterated their call for an independent inquiry.

Journalists protest the imprisonment of Al Jazeera journalists Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed in Egypt, outside Al Jazeera offices in Sanaa, Yemen on 25 June 2014. , REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

More than 100 groups and individuals worldwide call on Egyptian President el-Sisi to remove the unjust sentencing of three Al Jazeera journalists.

Electronic Frontier Foundation

Following the criminalisation of peaceful protest in Egypt in November 2013, 57 organisations and individuals release joint statement against arrests of Egyptian bloggers and political activists.

Several dozen journalists suffered serious injuries following a brutal attack by soldiers on 1 December 2013 in Kyiv. , Efrem Lukatskiy

IFEX members strongly condemn recent attacks on journalists during public demonstrations in Kyiv and call for those responsible to be held accountable.

Link to: Concern over Philippines police chief’s treatment of journalist

IFEX members called on Philippines authorities to reprimand a local police chief who arrested a radio broadcaster without a warrant after he talked about police incompetence on the air.

On 2 May, a meeting brought together representatives of popular print and electronic media in Azerbaijan, with heads of journalist organizations and government representatives.

13 bloggers, citizen journalists and human rights activists were sentenced to jail in Vietnam, ARTICLE 19

Thirty IFEX members protested the sentencing of bloggers, citizen journalists and rights activists, jailed for up to 13 years in the biggest ever trial of pro-democracy activists in Vietnam.

Link to: Participants at IFEX General Meeting call for investigation into Huseynov murder

(JuHI/IFEX) – The following statement was issued at the IFEX General Meeting in Brussels, Belgium, and is endorsed by the signatories below: Statement on the case of Elmar Huseynov, Azerbaijan 19-24 February 2006 Brussels, Belgium We, the undersigned participants of the International Freedom of Expression eXchange (IFEX) General Meeting and conference held in Brussels, Belgium […]