Review of UK and world papers and coverage of UK and global journalism stories for Saturday 25th March 2023
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Sky News Press Preview: Saturday’s papers. 24 March 2023 #presspreview #headlines #frontpages
Sky News’ Johnathan Samuels takes a look at Saturday’s front pages with Rachel Cunliffe and Anita Boateng. See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1639430404187750400
New York Times feature (behind paywall) ‘The Shameful Secret at the Heart of My War Reporting. I won awards covering Iraq, but my Iraqi colleague lost everything.’ See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1639926660689539074
A judge will rule later on an appeal by former Sunday Independent columnist Eoghan Harris against the Circuit Court’s decision to transfer his defamation action against journalist Aoife Moore to the High Court. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7045096105826504704?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
‘A pioneering North Indian journalist turned politician and shaman has died in his home village of Hari in Arunachal Pradesh aged 74.’ See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7045146418705002496?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 954 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 672 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 Saturday 25th March 2023
French Newspapers for Saturday 25th March 2023
Montage of world newspapers for Saturday 25th March 2023