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In a joint statement in October 2017, the Iraqi Observatory for Press Freedoms in the Iraqi journalists Syndicate (IJS) and the Metro Center for the Defense of Press Freedom in Kurdistan expressed their concerns about the safety of journalists in the country. "The media in the country will become a victim of the escalating ...
Found in: Islamic State, Iraqi Kurds, erbil, popular mobilization units, tuz khormato, Iraqi Kurdistan, Kurdish militias, Kirkuk. Wassim Bassem is an Iraqi journalist who tracks social phenomena in investigations and reports for various media outlets, including Al-Esbuyia, Bab Nour and Elaph. NEVER MISS

Amin added that they are in contact with the Iraqi journalists Syndicates and the International Federation Of Journalists to reduce the violations. The ISIS war in Iraq also claimed the lives of two Kurdish journalists. Rudaw presenter Shifa Gardi was killed by an IED while reporting on an ISIS mass grave, ...
In November last year, we presented a program with our Iraqi protege and an Iraqi journalist with the simple premise that Americans don't actually know Iraqis and that exposure to them as creative and 'normal' people could change perceptions. Audience responses demonstrated that our experiment was ...
The protests showed the people's anger and discontent due to poverty, deprivation and resentment toward the Iranian intervention in the region at the expense of the well-being of Iranians. Amer Ibrahim, an Iraqi journalist, told Al-Monitor, "It is only normal that the escalation of the protests in Iran weakens ...
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Violations of press workers' rights have affected 200 journalists in Iraq throughout 2017, a journalists' rights group has concluded in a report. The Iraqi journalists Rights Defense Association said in a recent report issued this week that it had documented 200 cases where ...

"If Iraqi journalists had access to public information they could play a pivotal role in Iraq's struggle against corruption, but journalists face threats and murder if they uncover instances of corruption, Gharib said. "journalists in Iraq need laws to protect them and those laws are lacking in our country."
"Iraqi journalists are already reporting on some of the most dangerous conditions worldwide," said CPJ Middle East and North Africa Program Coordinator Sherif Mansour from Washington, DC back in November. In Syria, militias, many of whom are backed by Tehran, also present a risk to journalists. "I don't think the end of ...
Iraqi journalist Ghaith Abdul-Ahad captures some of the hostile places he covered with his sketchbook not only to highlight untold stories but to heal from trauma. The trained architect is presently working on a book that will feature this body of work done in his home country Iraq, as well as Syria and Yemen.
"Our forces are in complete control of the Iraqi-Syrian border, and I therefore announce the end of the war against Daesh [IS]," Abadi said at a conference in Baghdad that was arranged by the Iraqi journalists' union. IS fighters seized control of nearly one-third of Iraq in the summer of 2014, threatening the ...
"Our forces are in complete control of the Iraqi-Syrian border and I therefore announce the end of the war against Daesh [IS]," Abadi said at a conference in Baghdad that was arranged by the Iraqi journalists' union. The announcement came two days after Russia said it had defeated IS in Syria, where ...
"Iraqi journalists are already reporting in some of the most dangerous conditions worldwide," said CPJ Middle East and North Africa Program Coordinator Sherif Mansour from Washington D.C on Thursday. "The Iraqi government should not compound their difficulties by arresting journalists like Samir Obeid ...
Beirut, July 11, 2017--Authorities in northern Iraq should conduct a thorough and credible investigation into the beating of journalist Ibrahim Abbas and should bring all those responsible to justice, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Five armed men assaulted Abbas in the northern Iraqi city of ...
The protests have received the support of Iraqi journalists, commentators and prominent activists, many of whom have been participating in protests within Iraq - demanding political reform, improved public services, end to administrative and financial corruption on an almost weekly basis since mid-2015 in ...
"If Iraqi journalists had access to public information they could play a pivotal role in Iraq's struggle against corruption, but journalists face threats and murder if they uncover instances of corruption, Gharib said. "journalists in Iraq need laws to protect them and those laws are lacking in our country."
"Iraqi journalists are already reporting on some of the most dangerous conditions worldwide," said CPJ Middle East and North Africa Program Coordinator Sherif Mansour from Washington, DC back in November. In Syria, militias, many of whom are backed by Tehran, also present a risk to journalists. "I don't think the end of ...
Iraqi journalist Ghaith Abdul-Ahad captures some of the hostile places he covered with his sketchbook not only to highlight untold stories but to heal from trauma. The trained architect is presently working on a book that will feature this body of work done in his home country Iraq, as well as Syria and Yemen.

Iraqi journalists and officials expect the ouster of Al-Sabah's editor in chief, Abbas Aboud. The Iraqi media Network, which supervises the newspaper, on Sunday suspended the managing editor, the head of the political affairs section and the reporter in question, and referred them for investigation.
Earlier, the Iraqi journalists' Syndicate said in a report that more than 456 journalists have been killed in the country since the U.S.-led invasion in 2003. Iraq is considered one of the most dangerous countries for journalists, who have been frequently targeted by the chaos and insecurity since the invasion ...
"Iraqi journalists are already reporting in some of the most dangerous conditions worldwide," said CPJ Middle East and North Africa Program Coordinator Sherif Mansour from Washington D.C on Thursday. "The Iraqi government should not compound their difficulties by arresting journalists like Samir Obeid ...
A report by the Iraqi Center for Supporting Freedom of Speech, issued on Monday, said, the center "recorded several violations against Iraqi journalists during October of this year. Killing and injury of journalists, who accompanied security troops, came on top. Some of them succumbed to death on health ...
Paris, Nov 3 (KUNA) -- Unesco Director-General Irina Bokova on Friday condemned the killing of Iraqi Cameraman Arkan Sharifi, who was stabbed to death by armed men in his home earlier this week in the Iraqi city of Daquq. "I condemn the murder of Arkan Sharifi," said Bokova in a statement, adding, ...
In the year 2003, a veteran Iraqi journalist named Samir visited several museums in Europe. He found marvelous texts in Babylonian, heroes and gods sculpted in the hills of Nineveh, winged lions that had flown in Assyria… Someone approached him, offered to help: "Shall I call a doctor?" Squatting, Samir ...
Ever since Saud Alsanousi won the International Prize for Arabic Fiction for his 2013 novel The Bamboo Stalk, the Kuwaiti has been addressing large venues about his work. Fans then should enjoy the relative intimacy of the intellectual Hall as he and Algerian novelist Wasini Al Araj discuss how personal ...
For Iraqi journalists, there are few safe topics. The killers range from militias associated with security forces to groups such as ISIL or its precursor organisations. But the culprits almost always escape justice, says Alexandra el-Khazen, the head of Reporters without Borders' Middle East desk.
Julio recalled the incident in 2008 when an Iraqi journalist threw his shoes at President George W. Bush during a press conference and Bush ...
Julio recalled the incident in 2008 when an Iraqi journalist threw his shoes at President George W. Bush during a press conference and Bush ...
Conflicts in Iraq have killed 465 Iraqi journalists in 14 years, the head of the Iraqi journalists Syndicate, Moayed al-Lami, said on Wednesday.
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Conflicts in Iraq have killed 465 Iraqi journalists in 14 years, the head of the Iraqi journalists Syndicate chief said on ...
... when then-U.S. President George W. Bush, during a Baghdad press conference, had to dodge a shoe thrown at him by an Iraqi journalist.
... later this year and partner with a local media organization to train several young Iraqi journalists, to produce professional and artful podcasts.
Hassan al-Shanoun is an Iraqi journalist working for a number of local media outlets. He obtained his bachelor's degree at the College of Mass ...
Abadi's made the comments during a meeting with Iraqi journalists and analysts on Tuesday (September 19). The comments were broadcast by ...
Amir Musawy, an Iraqi journalist who met the German teenager after her arrest, said she was "exhausted" and had a leg injury when he spoke ...
Beirut, July 11, 2017--Authorities in northern Iraq should conduct a thorough and credible investigation into the beating of journalist Ibrahim ...
ISIS attacks village south of Mosul, two Iraqi journalists killed. By Rudaw 7/7/2017. IOM has suspended its operations at Qayyara airstrip emergency site ...
A French journalist and an Iraqi journalist have been killed by a mine explosion in the Iraqi city of Mosul. Stephan Villeneuve, a video journalist, ...
Beirut, June 1, 2017--Suhaib al-Heeti, a reporter for the independent Asia satellite Channel in Iraq's western Anbar Province, was killed on May ...
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Violations of press workers' rights have affected 200 journalists in Iraq throughout 2017, a journalists' rights group has concluded in a report. The Iraqi journalists Rights Defense Association said in a recent report issued this week that it had documented 200 cases where ...
... with the backing of an air campaign waged by a US-led coalition, recapturing town after town from the clutches of the jihadists. "I announce the good news: the liberation by Iraqi forces of the whole of the Iraqi-Syrian border," the prime minister told the conference organised by the Iraqi journalists' union.
"I announce the good news: the liberation by Iraqi forces of the whole of the Iraqi-Syrian border," the prime minister told the conference organised by the Iraqi journalists' union. Iraq's close ally Iran already declared victory over IS last month, as the jihadists clung to just a few remaining scraps of territory.
"Our forces are in complete control of the Iraqi-Syrian border, and I therefore announce the end of the war against Daesh [IS]," Abadi said at a conference in Baghdad that was arranged by the Iraqi journalists' union. IS fighters seized control of nearly one-third of Iraq in the summer of 2014, threatening the ...
"Our forces are in complete control of the Iraqi-Syrian border and I therefore announce the end of the war against Daesh [IS]," Abadi said at a conference in Baghdad that was arranged by the Iraqi journalists' union. The announcement came two days after Russia said it had defeated IS in Syria, where ...
Iraqi journalist Mahmood Ibrahim told RT that following the Iraqi push on Sunday night that saw the troops attacking the city from three sides ...
In July, The Federation of Arab journalists said in a statement that 47 Iraqi journalists were killed, while 55 others were wounded while ...
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Conflicts in Iraq have killed 465 Iraqi journalists in 14 years, the head of the Iraqi journalists Syndicate chief said on ...
... when then-U.S. President George W. Bush, during a Baghdad press conference, had to dodge a shoe thrown at him by an Iraqi journalist.
... later this year and partner with a local media organization to train several young Iraqi journalists, to produce professional and artful podcasts.
Hassan al-Shanoun is an Iraqi journalist working for a number of local media outlets. He obtained his bachelor's degree at the College of Mass ...
"Most Muslims here are good people but the danger of insidious political Islam is real," said Austrian-Iraqi journalist Amer Albayati who heads ...


 

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