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Kurdsat correspondent wounded during battles

15/1/2017 Kurdsat correspondent Kilan Butani was wounded during his coverage of the ongoing battles in Mosul University between Anti-Terrorist Forces and ISIS. Butani told Press Freedom Advocacy Association that fragments have wounded his right hand after being besieged for three hours inside the university building …

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2016, The Year of Press Risks and Challenges

  Press workers in Iraq still suffer the burden of terrorist fire and militias, mouth muzzling directives issued by security commands and political whims, blocking the road in front of press function, and the reckless legislative authority that took no serious step in reforming the …

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Biladi cameraman injured in Talafar

24/11/2016 Bashir Aldawoudi , Biladi channel correspondent, sustained injuries due to an attack against high ranking popular mobilization officers’ meeting in Talafar air base in Ninevah. Aldawoudi confirmed that he had bruises on his shoulders and a broken arm. He was transferred to Diwaniya province …

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Three Iraqi journalists freed in Libya

K24 Kurdish satellite channel reported that three Iraqi journalists were freed from abduction in Libya. The journalists, who were covering Tripoli’s events, were released by restless efforts of the Libyan government, according to the statement of its Foreign Affairs. The team that consisted of correspondent …

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K24 correspondent injured

20/11/2016 Mohammed Halabchy K24 correspondent was injured after escaping a sniper’s fire attack against the channel’s car in Alhurriya area in Mosul. Press Freedom Advocacy Association in Iraq learnt from its KRG insiders that the staff was escorted by Peshmerga forces, and that Halabchy received …

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NCMC claims the authority to sue Alsharq Alawsat

  20/11/2016 National Communications and Media Commission in Iraq declared its intention to file a lawsuit against Saudi Alsharq Alawsat newspaper on the background of its unprofessional attitude that revealed a dire abuse imposed against Iraqi people. A statement released by NCMC, on Monday, assumed …

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2016 Report on Iraqi Journalists job securty

  2/11/2016 Press Freedom Advocacy Association in Iraq observed high salary cuts in media bodies, in addition to this reduction, large numbers of members of media cadres have been relieved from their duties without prior notice nor compensation. Despite the fact that availability of accurate …

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