Somaliland: Media crackdown intensifies as TV stations raided and shut down by police

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Somaliland: Media crackdown intensifies as TV stations raided and shut down by police 2020-06-30 [IFJ]

Journalist stabbed to death in Mogadishu 2020-05-07 [IFJ]

IFJ commends declaration to decriminalise journalism and freedom of expression in Somalia 2020-05-06 [IFJ]

Journalist arrested for reporting rape 2020-04-22 [IFJ]

Education union seeks guarantee of teachers’ salaries during COVID-19 school closures 2020-04-01 [Education international website]

Gunmen kill TV journalist in Somalia, say police 2020-02-17 [Yahoo]

Freelance journalist killed by unidentified gunmen 2020-02-17 [IFJ]

Unions Want Infrastructure Funded by Pensions 2020-01-30 [Bloomberg]

Journalist arrested and jailed 2019-11-01 [IFJ]

Authorities release detained journalist after coerced confession 2019-10-23 [IFJ]

IFJ calls on UN Human rights Council to protect press freedom 2019-09-28 [IFJ]

Puntland government imposes restrictive surveillance measures on media 2019-09-24 [IFJ]

NUSOJ condemns closure of TV station in Somaliland as crackdown on media “worrying” 2019-09-08 [Somaili Affairs]

Independent news websites blocked by Somaliland and Puntland authorities 2019-09-06 [IFJ]

IFJ delegation highlights the plight of journalists to the Somali Head of State 2019-08-25 [IFJ]

IFJ, NUSOJ hold national workshop on gender-responsive journalism to inspire equity 2019-08-21 [IFJ]

Journalist killed in bomb blast 2019-08-20 [IFJ]

Policeman condemned to five-year jail term for killing a journalist 2019-07-13 [IFJ]

Policeman condemned to five-year jail term for killing a journalist 2019-07-11 [IFJ]

Somaliland : IFJ condemns closure of two private TV stations 2019-06-18 [IFJ]

Arrests of soldiers over torturing two journalists deal a major blow to impunity 2019-03-27 [IFJ]

Somali labor official is among 5 killed as extremists attack a government building 2019-03-24 [LATimes]

Veteran journalist and three media staff killed in bombing attack in Somalia 2018-12-25 [IFJ]

Journalist survives attempted murder amid presidential campaign 2018-12-13 [IFJ]

NUSOJ and VIKES conduct EU-Funded Labor Rights Training for 25 Somali Journalists 2018-09-30 [The Observer]

UN must take action to defend journalists’ human rights 2018-09-30 [IFJ]

Radio journalist stabbed to death in Galkayo city 2018-09-20 [IFJ]

TV journalist shot dead in cold blood murder by policeman 2018-07-30 [IFJ]

IFJ applauds historic European Parliament resolution condemning grave human rights violations 2018-07-06 [IFJ]

European Parliament Calls on Government to End Repression of Unions 2018-07-06 [ITUC]

Somaliland: IFJ calls for release of jailed journalist 2018-07-05 [IFJ]

Somaliland: IFJ calls for release of detained journalist 2018-06-07 [IFJ]

UN Human Rights Council urges to confront rampant impunity for gross human rights violations 2018-03-08 [IFJ]

IFJ expresses concerns over the escalation of attacks on media freedom in Somalia 2018-01-12 [IFJ]

Journalist killed by car bomb 2017-12-13 [IFJ]

FESTU Calls ILO Conclusions On Somalia False and Misleading and Urges ILO to Be Fair On Festu Case 2017-11-29 [Dalsan Radio]

Federation of Somali Trade Unions warn International Labor Organization to be to be fair 2017-11-24 [Mareeg]

75+ Union Members among Those Killed in Somalia For more info 2017-10-19 [Solidarity Center]

ITUC Condemns Somalia Atrocity 2017-10-19 [ITUC]

UNI sends message of condolence and solidarity after bomb blast kills more than 230 2017-10-17 [UNI Global Union]

ITUC Condemns Somalia Atrocity 2017-10-16 [ITUC]

Teachers at the Somali National University Go on Strike over Non-Payment of Salaries 2017-10-08 [The Horn Observer]

IFJ urges UN Human Rights Council to act to stop rights crisis in Somalia 2017-09-29 [IFJ]

Somali transport workers approach ITF Africa for affiliation 2017-09-27 [ITF]

Government Hands Over Office space to Workers Union 2017-07-26 [The Horn Observer]

IFJ warns new media bill risks damaging free expression  ActNOW!  2017-07-16 [IFJ]

Somali journalist detained without charge  ActNOW!  2017-07-12 [IFJ]

IFJ condemns 'farcical' threatened prosecution of journalists’ leader  ActNOW!  2017-06-05 [IFJ]

IFJ condemns 'farcical' threat to prosecute journalists’ leader in Somalia 2017-05-31 [NUJ]

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