Saturday, January 20, 2018
Alburaaq Journalist Forum (ABJF)

Alburaaq Journalist Forum (ABJF)

We urge the government of Azerbaijan to release Mr. Mukhtarli

The United States is disturbed by the January  sentencing of Azerbaijani journalist Afgan Mukhtarli to a six-year prison term. Mr. Mukhtarli was reportedly abducted in Georgia on May 30 and subsequently...

One journalist killed every four days in 2016

More than 100 journalists were killed last year while doing their jobs, according to the United Nations agency tasked with defending press freedom. The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) said...

Journalist Killed in India

Police say Gauri Lankesh, 55, was found lying in a pool of blood at her doorstep in the City of Bangalore. She was shot in the Head and Chest by Gunmen who...


Macron Takes Power As French President

Emmanuel Macron has been inaugurated as France's youngest ever President, saying the country had chosen "Hope" and promising to relaunch the flagging European Union. Macron,...

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