Review of UK and world papers and coverage of UK and global journalism stories for Saturday 22nd 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: Saturday’s newspapers. 21 Apr 2023. We take a look inside Saturday’s papers. See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1649566042107027458
Times obituary (behind paywall) Dorothy Bohm- Doyenne of postwar photography whose first Leica was a gift from her father as she fled the Nazis.’ See: https://twitter.com/CIoJournalist/status/1649852651473870853
LinkedIn news feed edited by Liz Justice
The Moscow Times has published the stories of nine journalists who are currently imprisoned in Russian for doing their jobs. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7055573677194502146?utm_source=share&utm_medium=member_desktop
BBC’s Amol Rajan is set to be the new quizmaster on University Challenge – although the updated set doesn’t look that different to me – you can make your mind up when it returns in the Summer. See: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:7055602362295414788?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 982 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 699 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 22nd April 2023
French Newspapers for Saturday 22nd April 2023
Montage of world newspapers for Saturday 22nd April 2023