Journalism History for Friday 30th June 2023

Review of UK and world papers and coverage of UK and global journalism stories for Friday 30th June 2023

Journalism is the first draft of history and these daily reports seek to provide an online briefing of the history of journalism for each day featured.

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.

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Sky News Press Preview: Friday’s Papers. 29 Jun 2023 Sky’s Gillian Joseph takes a first look at Friday’s newspapers with Daily Express columnist and broadcaster Carole Malone and the editor of The Courier in Dundee, David Clegg. See:
FT Media reports (behind paywall) ‘Google to pull its news service from Canada. Decision comes in response to law requiring payment to Canadian publishers for links.’ See:

CIoJ LinkedIn news edited by Liz Justice
Kerala police have registered a case against a state leader of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for allegedly sending messages containing sexually coloured remarks to a woman journalist. See:
The latest independent pro-democracy radio station in Hong Kong is to close on Friday due to the “dangerous” political situation. See:

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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 1,051 days since 13th August 2020 See: &

The CIoJ remains concerned about the trials and sentencing of Belarus journalist Roman Protasevich and his friend Sofia Sapega following their abduction from a diverted Ryanair flight 23rd May 2021 which is now 767 days ago. Sofia should be released immediately from her 6 year jail sentence. Despite the mixed signals over Roman’s position in Belarus before and after his pardon, he should be allowed to leave the country of his own free will. See:

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 free them immediately. See:

North American Newspapers for Friday 30th June 2023

French Newspapers Friday 30th June 2023

Montage of world newspapers for Friday 30th June 2023

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