Use threat of sanctions to protect journalists, Clooney report urges  The GuardianView Full coverage on Google News

“Delighted to be at the launch of the High Level Panel of Legal Experts on Media Freedom’s report on the use of sanctions to protect journalists. Congratulations to the Panel and thank you for all your work to #defendmediafreedom”

Lord (Tariq)Ahmad of Wimbledon on Twitter: "Delighted to be at the launch of the High Level Panel of Legal Experts on Media Freedom’s report on the use of sanctions to protect journalists. Congratulations to the Panel and thank you for all your work to #defendmediafreedom… https://t.co/7SJQvgfcNF"

“Use threat of sanctions to protect journalists, Clooney report urges, by @patrickwintour https://t.co/PhZppz4gn6 via @guardian #journalism #JournalismIsNotACrime”

André Picard on Twitter: "Use threat of sanctions to protect journalists, Clooney report urges, by @patrickwintour https://t.co/PhZppz4gn6 via @guardian #journalism #JournalismIsNotACrime"

“Standing room only #CHEvents « the use of sanctions to protect journalists » Good sign there’s so much interest. #DefendMediaFreedom #IBAHRI”

lyse doucet on Twitter: "Standing room only #CHEvents « the use of sanctions to protect journalists » Good sign there’s so much interest. #DefendMediaFreedom #IBAHRI… https://t.co/DVWRU7fHyI"

“Journalist @mariaressa and @TIME Person of the Year 2018, was arrested in the Philippines for her reporting. "A year ago today I was arrested. I was denied bail even though I should have been released immediately." #MediaFreedom #CHevents @ChathamHouse https://t.co/7mbYaRHBs6”

antonio zappulla on Twitter: "Journalist @mariaressa and @TIME Person of the Year 2018, was arrested in the Philippines for her reporting. "A year ago today I was arrested. I was denied bail even though I should have been released immediately." #MediaFreedom #CHevents @ChathamHouse… https://t.co/0btmLaSTht"

When the U.K. launched an initiative to support media freedom in the waning days of Jeremy Hunt’s tenure as foreign minister, CPJ was skeptical that this government-led effort would be more than a feel-good campaign. However, we chose to engage, given the current vacuum of leadership on press freedom... When the U.K. launched an initiative to support media freedom in the waning days of Jeremy Hunt’s tenure as foreign minister, CPJ was skeptical that this government-led effort would be more than a feel-good campaign. However, we chose to engage, given the current vacuum of leadership on press freedom...

CPJ welcomes call for targeted sanctions to protect journalists - Committee to Protect Journalists

CPJ welcomes call for targeted sanctions to protect journalists

Governments should sanction those complicit in the killing or arbitrary imprisonment of journalists to “shift the default from impunity to accountability”, a new report by human rights lawyer Amal Clooney says.Governments should sanction those complicit in the killing or arbitrary imprisonment of journalists to “shift the default from impunity to accountability”, a new report by human rights lawyer Amal Clooney says.

Amal Clooney media freedom report urges sanctions to 'punish and deter' attacks on journalists