28 January 2014
Ukraine Crisis: Latest Updates and Safety Advice for Journalists
Europe, Ukraine, Safety, Press Freedom
As the violence and turmoil escalates in Ukraine's capital city, there
have been many reports of widespread abuse, intimidation and violence
against journalists covering the protests. To date, over 150 journalists and media workers have been attacked.
To respond to the crisis, the International Federation of Journalists and the European Federation of Journalists have launched a campaign calling for your support to demand the Ukrainian Government to respect press freedom and end attacks on journalists in the country.
In this special newsletter, we have gathered the latest information and analysis on:
attacks on journalists
safety advice & safety fund
legal restrictions on journalists
actions to support journalists in Ukraine