Review of UK and world papers and coverage of UK and global journalism stories for Monday 10th April 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: Monday’s newspapers. 9 Apr 2023. We find out what’s inside Monday’s newspapers. See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1645297715943800833
Arab News and AFP report: “After backlash, Twitter now calls NPR — and BBC — ‘government-funded.’” See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1645522014042554376
LinkedIn edited by Liz Justice
Journalist Jake Kanter called out Twitter owner Elon Musk after the platform claimed that the BBC was “a government funded media outlet.” See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7051145860037898240?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
The nexus between drug traffickers and politicians, often called narcopolitics. is an especially risky subject for journalists. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7051143438003523584?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
CIoJ Twitter news feed at: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist
CIoJ LinkedIn news feed edited by Liz Justice at: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/63500/
CIoJ Facebook news feed at: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100077475452242
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 970 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 & https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/australia-concerned-by-delays-trial-journalist-detained-china-2023-03-31/ 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 687 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 Monday 10th April 2023
French Newspapers for Monday 10th April 2023
Montage of world newspapers for Monday 10th April 2023