• Afghanistan: Zohra Radio vandalized

    A mob of nearly a dozen people led by the imam of a local mosque attacked Zohra Radio in north eastern Kunduz province on January 15 damaging the radio’s equipment and vandalizing the office. The International Federation of journalists (IFJ) and its affiliate the Afghan Independent Journalists’ Association (AIJA) condemn the attack and urge the […]

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  • Afghanistan: Journalist murdered on the first day of 2021 Afghanistan: Journalist murdered on the first day of 2021

    Bismillah Adil Aimaq, an Afghan journalist and human rights activist was killed by unidentified gunmen in Dara-e-Taimoor village in Ghor province of Afghanistan on the first day of 2021. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its local affiliate, the Afghan Independent Journalists’ Association (AIJA) condemn the heinous assassination and urge the government to urgently […]

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  • Pakistan: Local mafia attack Abb Takk journalists Pakistan: Local mafia attack Abb Takk journalists

    A group of assailants attacked two Abb Takk television journalists on December 18, allegedly in retaliation for stories exposing local mafia operations. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its Pakistan affiliate the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) condemn the attack. Imdad Pholphoto, Abb Takk’sSukkur bureau chief, and television journalist Altaf Kalorr were the subject of […]

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  • Alert: Kerala journalist killed in hit-and-run Alert: Kerala journalist killed in hit-and-run

    S V Pradeep, a Thiruvananthapuram based broadcast journalist, was killed in a hit-and–run road accident in suspicious circumstances on December 14. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) calls for a thorough investigation into his death. According to police and onlookers, a Swaraj Mazda truck hit Pradeep’s two-wheeled vehicle which was travelling in the same direction near a […]

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  • India: Police attack and detain three Kashmiri journalists

    Police manhandled three Kashmiri journalists as they covered election polling in South Kashmir on December 10. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its Indian affiliates the Indian Journalists Union (IJU) and the National Union of Journalists India (NUJ-I) condemn the journalists’ arbitrary attack and the ongoing persecution of media workers in the region. Fayaz […]

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