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The Syndicate described the abduction and imprisonment of Abdul-Haq as an act of Israeli piracy against Palestinian journalists, and part of "a series of illegal measures meant to terrorize the journalists in Palestine, and their people." His family was not informed about his abduction, and started looking ...
BRUSSELS, March 21 (KUNA) -- The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) welcomed Wednesday calls by United Nations Special Rapporteur Michael Lynk that freedom of the media and the rights of journalists must be respected and that Israel should stop targeting Palestinian journalists.

There's no shortage of examples of issues requiring solidarity: Israel's use of administrative detention against Palestinian journalists is a clear example, closing media outlets and confiscating equipment is another, not to mention the physical harm Palestinian journalists suffer during the course of their work.
They are also addressing the need to expose all Israeli violations against Palestinian journalists to the international community. ... Journalist Safa' Hassanat, from Palestine Today TV, agreed that women journalists in Palestine do face several special challenges, particularly when it comes to starting their ...
Palestinian journalists staged a demonstration outside the UN office in Gaza City on Monday, “to protest Facebook's practice of blocking Palestinian Facebook accounts”, reported Al Jazeera. Participants held banners saying “Facebook is complicit in [Israel's] crimes” and “Facebook favours the [Israeli] ... protested

Israeli soldiers beat Palestinian journalists with batons and arrested them, on their commanders' orders, with the declared intention of disrupting their coverage of a weekly demonstration in Kafr Qaddum in August 2012. This was due to a policy change in handling what the army termed “serial” ... protested
All the Palestinian journalists spoken with for this article were astounded and impressed by how undaunted the Israeli media have been in reporting the Netanyahu affairs. “I have been following all the reports and I know all the players involved,” a veteran Palestinian journalist at a West Bank newspaper ... protested
The Palestinian Journalist Syndicate (PJS) condemned on Thursday Israel's detention of fellow journalist Mohammad Elwan, who was detained on ... hearing in Brussels, which decided to dispatch a special committee to the occupied territories to investigate Israeli violations against Palestinian journalists. protested
BRUSSELS, March 22, 2018 (WAFA) - The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) welcomed calls by United Nations Special Rapporteur Michael Lynk that freedom of the media and the rights of Journalists must be respected and that Israel should stop targeting Palestinian journalists. The call came ... Israeli attacks
Beirut, February 16, 2018--The Committee to Protect Journalists is concerned by the arrest of Palestinian journalist Abdul Mohsen Shalaldeh. ... Loay Shalaldeh and Nabhan Khraishi, the communication officer of the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate, told CPJ that Israeli troops seized three phones--two of ... Israeli attacks
Screen shot of Palestinian photojournalist Hamde Abu Rahme visiting the city of Jerusalem for the first time. Hamde is from the West Bank town of Bi'lin.. Finally, after 30 years of waiting, I got the chance to see my beautiful capital Jerusalem, which is only a 30-minute drive from home in the ... Israeli attacks
Palestinian journalists have decided to renew their campaign against the Palestinian Authority's assault on freedom of expression. The decision came after the Palestinian Authority (PA) filed charges against journalist Tareq Abu Zeid, for "incitement" and "jeopardizing the security of the State of Palestine.". Israeli attacks
In a December 18, 2017 article Nasser Al-Laham, the editor-in-chief of the Palestinian Maan News Agency and director of the Lebanese Mayadeen channel in the Palestinian Authority (PA), explains why, despite the high political awareness among the Palestinian people, and despite its understanding of ... Israeli attacks
Palestinian Journalists Come Out Against BDS Movement, Ramallah Municipality For Banning Lebanese Director Ziad Doueiri's Film In Ramallah .... Asma Al-Ghul, a Palestinian journalist from Rafah who lives in France, also sharply criticized the content of the film, but claimed that the criteria for banning it ... Israeli attacks
The reasons given by Palestinian Authority security forces when they arrested the journalist Tariq Abu Zaid were deeply contradictory. Abu Zaid, a reporter with the Hamas-affiliated Al-Aqsa TV in the northern West Bank city of Nablus, was originally told that he was being detained in retaliation for the Gaza ... Israeli attacks
A Palestinian court on Thursday extended the detention of six journalists by several days, a member of the Palestinian Journalists' Syndicate told Al Jazeera. Omar Nazzal, a ... Fouad Jaradeh, a Palestinian journalist from Gaza, has been held by Hamas security forces for nearly two months. Last June, the ... Israeli attacks

RAMALLAH, January 25, 2018 (WAFA) - President Mahmoud Abbas gave orders on Thursday to follow up on the fate of Palestinian journalist Muheeb Nowati, who has been missing in Syria since 2011. Abbas told the relevant parties to get in touch with the authorities in Syria in order to follow up on the ... Israeli attacks
The number of Palestinian journalists arrested by Israeli occupation forces became 28 after the detention of two journalists from West Bank and ... Israeli attacks
MADA wraps up two training workshops for Palestinian Journalists ... workshop for legal empowerment of women journalists in Palestine, that ... Israeli attacks
The number of the Palestinian journalists arrested by the Israeli occupation reached 24 after two media personnel were detained at dawn ... Israeli attacks
Israeli forces on Wednesday detained two Palestinian journalists in the occupied West Bank, bringing the total number of Palestinian reporters ... Israeli attacks
At a time when biased media outlets are a dime a dozen in Palestinian territories, a group of Palestinian journalists in the Gaza Strip decided to ... Israeli attacks
"Israeli security forces should stop arresting Palestinian journalists without charge," said CPJ Middle East and North Africa Program coordinator ... Israeli attacks
A report by the Committee to Support Palestinian Journalists documented 84 attacks on Palestinian journalists in the month of August. Israeli attacks
Hajer Harb, a courageous Palestinian journalist, has been found ... The Palestinian Journalists Syndicate has also strongly condemned the ... Israeli attacks
... Sentencing of Female Palestinian Journalist Struggling with Cancer ... types of torture” against Palestinian journalists during their detentions. Israeli attacks
Ala Freijat, a lawyer with the Palestinian journalists' syndicate, has ... Fouad Jaradeh, a Palestinian journalist from Gaza, has been held by ... Israeli attacks
In addition to a curtailing of media freedoms by the PA, Palestinian journalists in the West Bank often face obstacles to their work from Israeli ... Israeli attacks
Speaking at the protest, head of the Palestinian Journalists' Syndicate, Nasser Abu Baker, said letters were sent to the International Federation ... Israeli attacks
Mousa Rimawi general director of the center presented an oral statement on Arbitrary/ Administrative detention against Palestinian journalists, ... Israeli attacks
The Palestinian Ministry of Information (MOI) has documented a number of Israeli violations in an ongoing systematic escalation against ... Israeli attacks
The Palestinian Journalists Forum denounced the recent escalation in Israel's egregious violations of international law, against them in the ... Israeli attacks
The Palestinian Ministry of Information (MOI) has documented a number of Israeli violations in an ongoing systematic escalation against ... Israeli attacks
A report by the Committee to Support Palestinian Journalists documented 84 attacks on Palestinian journalists in the month of August. Israeli attacks
Hajer Harb, a courageous Palestinian journalist, has been found ... The Palestinian Journalists Syndicate has also strongly condemned the ... Israeli attacks
Daoud Kuttab is an award-winning Palestinian journalist. The number one priority for any world leader should be the well-being of his/her own ... Israeli attacks
... Sentencing of Female Palestinian Journalist Struggling with Cancer ... types of torture” against Palestinian journalists during their detentions. Israeli attacks
Amro was arrested on September 4 for writing a Facebook post criticizing the detention of a Palestinian journalist who was arrested for calling ... Israeli attacks
Amro was arrested on September 4 for writing a Facebook post criticizing the detention of a Palestinian journalist who was arrested for calling ... Israeli attacks
The Committee to Support Palestinian Journalists said it had documented 84 attacks against media freedoms in the occupied Palestinian ... Israeli attacks
A Palestinian journalist was arrested over the weekend for writing a Facebook post critical of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas ... Israeli attacks
The reasons given by Palestinian Authority security forces when they arrested the journalist Tariq Abu Zaid were deeply contradictory. Abu Zaid ... Israeli attacks
Palestinian journalists check the damage after Israeli soldiers raided the offices of a local Palestinian radio station in Hebron, on November 21, ... Israeli attacks
Just a few weeks after it adopted a controversial cybercrime law, the Palestinian Authority (PA) has gone after five journalists alleging that they ... Israeli attacks
In addition to a curtailing of media freedoms by the PA, Palestinian journalists in the West Bank often face obstacles to their work from Israeli ... Israeli attacks
"Israeli security forces should stop arresting Palestinian journalists without charge," said CPJ Middle East and North Africa Program coordinator ... Israeli attacks
At the end of July 2014, when a new Israeli massacre on the Gazan Strip was going on, the Italian-Palestinian journalist Rula Jebreal was dismissed from the MSNBC network for publicly criticizing the ample space to Israeli politicians, compared to the ... Israeli attacks
Palestinian Authority police soon attacked the growing protest as well as Palestinian journalists covering it, arresting several and injuring at least 11. Israeli attacks
... but also the failures of Palestinian leadership and ongoing conflicts between Fatah and Hamas, are to blame for the failure to realize peace. Israeli attacks


 

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