Journalist safety

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EU countries urged to protect journalists as number of attacks rises
European Commission calls for action as it says 908 media workers were attacked in 23 EU states last year

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

16, Sep, 2021 @12:39 PM

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Taliban’s return ‘a catastrophe’ for journalism in Afghanistan
Head of International Federation of Journalists says ‘future is black’ for 1,300 journalists still in country

Kim Willsher

14, Sep, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Violent attacks on Afghan journalists by Taliban prompt growing alarm
As images circulate of the brutal flogging of two reporters, a senior Afghan journalist declares ‘press freedom has ended’

Emma Graham-Harrison in Kandahar, and Peter Beaumont

09, Sep, 2021 @4:44 PM

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Taliban to allow 200 foreigners to leave on charter flights
Departures will be among first international flights to take off from Kabul airport since end of US-led evacuation

Peter Beaumont and agencies

09, Sep, 2021 @11:33 AM

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As female journalists flee Afghanistan, the future looks dire for media freedom | Jane Martinson
While individual countries try to do what they can, international pressure is lacking, says Guardian columnist Jane Martinson

Jane Martinson

03, Sep, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Afghanistan: fewer than 100 out of 700 female journalists still working
Women forced out of jobs despite Taliban promises to allow them to keep working, survey finds

Kim Willsher in Paris

01, Sep, 2021 @10:33 AM

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‘Open season on media’: journalists increasingly targeted at Los Angeles protests
Reporters covering rightwing protests have been assaulted, robbed and sprayed with mace as victims say police fail to enforce the law

Lois Beckett in Los Angeles

01, Sep, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Ex-BBC journalists in Kabul say corporation ignored pleas for help
Fourteen Afghans including presenters, reporters and producers are now in hiding from the Taliban

Matthew Weaver

01, Sep, 2021 @9:33 AM

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Anti-vaccine protesters occupy ITV News and Channel 4 headquarters
Channel 4 News presenter Jon Snow chased by conspiracy theorists during incident at ITN building in central London

Jim Waterson Media editor

23, Aug, 2021 @3:37 PM

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Afghan journalists win right to come to Britain after media appeal
Foreign secretary agrees to visa waivers for group of 200 but British Council staff still in limbo

Michael Savage

22, Aug, 2021 @9:30 AM

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Reporter killed in Veracruz – the fifth murder of a journalist in Mexico this year
Jacinto Romero Flores had received threats after he reported on allegations of abuses by Veracruz police

Staff and agencies in Mexico City

20, Aug, 2021 @5:41 PM

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Relative of Deutsche Welle journalist killed by Taliban
German broadcaster urges government to support Afghans working with western media

Philip Oltermann in Berlin

20, Aug, 2021 @9:33 AM

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