Review of UK and world papers and coverage of UK and global journalism stories for Friday 24th March 2023
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Sky’s Samantha Washington takes a look at Friday’s front pages with Columnist Carole Malone and the editor of The Courier, David Clegg. See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1639161408251125760
FT media report: “Les Echos journalists protest over removal of editor by billionaire owner Bernard Arnault. Staff say ‘forced departure’ of Nicolas Barré is breach of deal to ensure editorial independence.” See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1639350712818716673
This Blog reported that Freddie Flintoff’s injuries during the filming of Top Gear had put the show in jeopardy and BBC has now “officially” suspended the show and will determine its future later this year. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7044975138504605697?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
The U.K. Broadcasting Press Guild Awards presented Jeremy Paxman for his five decades as a journalist and broadcaster today. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7045087481758670849?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 953 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 670 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 or Friday 24th March 2023
French Newspapers or Friday 24th March 2023
Montage of world newspapers for Friday 24th March 2023