Review of UK and world papers and coverage of UK and global journalism stories for Tuesday 21st March 2023
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The Chartered Institute of Journalists remembers all the professional journalists and media workers murdered and killed while doing their work this year in all parts of the world and remember the immense sacrifice of those who gave their lives to the profession in the past. We send our condolences to their families, friends and professional colleagues.
Sky News Press Preview: 20 Mar 2023 #PressPreview #Newspapers #SkyNews Sky’s Jonathan Samuels takes a first look at Tuesday’s front pages with the political editors of the Guardian and the Sun, Pippa Crerar and Harry Cole. See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1638251555852808213
Times of Israel reports: ‘Months-long house arrest extended for Palestinian journalist accused of incitement.’ See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1638332727744163842
Journalists at two TV stations in Ecuador have been sent envelopes containing electronic devices fitted with explosives. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7043673266997092352?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
Rupert Murdoch has announced that he is going for marriage number five in the Summer and while Fox News may be happy for him they certainly have some major headaches of their own to overcome. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7043984347246272512?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
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CIoJ LinkedIn news stories, Hold The Front Page news stories, Guardian media news stories, Press Gazette news stories, Arab News media stories and other stories from miscellaneous sources
The Chartered Institute of Journalists calls on China to release Australian broadcaster Cheng Lei from detention which now stands at 951 days since 13th August 2020 See: https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2022/nov/28/partner-of-detained-australian-journalist-cheng-lei-hopeful-of-compassionate-and-speedy-resolution The Institute also calls on Belarus to pardon and release Sofia Sapega from her 6 year jail sentence and to release her journalism friend Roman Protasevich. See: https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2023/02/16/belarus-dissident-blogger-roman-protasevich-pleads-guilty-a80244 Both were seized unlawfully from an internatonal Ryanair flight diverted to Minsk 23rd May 2021. Their ordeal is now 668 days. The CIoJ calls on all governments and states unjustly detaining journalists for doing their professional work to respect freedom of expression, the right to liberty and freed them immediately. See: https://rsf.org/en/new-record-number-journalists-jailed-worldwide
North American Newspapers for Tuesday 21st March 2023
French Newspapers for Tuesday 21st March 2023
Montage of world newspapers for Tuesday 21st March 2023