IFJ in the News this week

Frank Perry / AFP PHOTO

Every week the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) is compiling a list of the top news articles from across the world in which it is mentioned.  Read some of the news highlights from Friday 28th April to Friday 5th May: Fairfax Media staff on strike say the message is clear: 'It's time to invest in journalism', by Chloe Brice and Emily Sakzewski, ABC News  ‘Nepali media still under threat, remains unsecure’, Post Report, The Kathmandu Post 70 cases of press freedom violation in a year: FNJ, My Republica Press freedom under threat worldwide, Matangi Tonga 26 Palestinian Journalists Arrested by Israel Go on Hunger Strike, Asharq Al-Awsat ISESCO urges member countries to promote freedom of expression, press, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) International call for Israel to release Palestinian journalists, MEMO Middle East Monitor Trolling of Women Journalists Threatens Free Press, by Manipadma Jena, Inter Press Service Catanduanes journalist’s murder solved – task force, by Jaime Pilapil, The Manila Times The cruellest month, by Cathal Sheerin, IFEX Kashmir press must leverage strengths to overcome threats, by Suhail Ahmad, Pakistan Observer IFJ condemns jail sentence of journalist in Iran, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) David Speers calls for less secrecy on defence and asylum seekers, by Amanda Meade, The Guardian Macron’s campaign accuses RT of spreading ‘fake news,’ dodges requests for clarification, Russia Today IFJ urges India to immediately withdraw social media ban in occupied-Kashmir, by News Desk, The Express Tribune DRAW FOR HAJJ APPLICATIONS UNDER GOVT. SCHEME TO BE HELD IN ISLAMABAD, Radio Pakistan Financial collapse of Bosnian public broadcaster imminent, MEPs warn, bne IntelliNews Global support for Fairfax journos, by APP, 9 News PFUJ organizes rallies as Pakistan observes World Press Freedom Day, Dispatch News Desk News Agency

For more information, please contact IFJ on + 32 2 235 22 16

The IFJ represents more than 600,000 journalists in 140 countries

Follow the IFJ on Twitter and Facebook

widthSubscribe to IFJ News