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Somali Affairs

2 Somali police officers arrested in Mogadishu for beating journalists

MOGADISHU - Somali government on Tuesday said that it had arrested two police officers who beat, harassed and confiscated journalists equipments a day earlier,... More

Somali police attack, beat journalists and confiscate equipment in Mogadishu

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 04 November, 2019 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) strongly condemns the harassment, beating, shooting and confiscation of equipment against Al-Jazeera and Reuters... More

To End Impunity in Somalia, SJS calls authorities to investigate and prosecute killers of...

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 01 November, 2019 – As the world marks the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists, Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS)... More

Somali journalists briefly detained in Mogadishu for covering demonstration

Somalia police on Sunday morning briefly arrested five journalists in Mogadishu’s Hodan neighborhood for covering a demonstration organized by public transport drivers, officials said,... More

Somalia journalists face online threats, harassment amid safety concerns

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 25 October, 2019 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) is alarmed by the rising levels of online harassment and intimidations against journalists which... More

Somalia’s Puntland police employs new tactics to discredit independent media reporting

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 22 October, 2019 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) is alarmed by the new trend of threats and intimidations targeted at journalists and... More

Former radio director charged with incitement in Somalia’s Puntland

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 21 October, 2019 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) calls for Puntland authorities to drop charges against former Radio Daljir director, Ahmed Sheikh... More

Somalia’s federal parliament denies access to independent journalists

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 19 October, 2019 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) calls for authorities at the Somali Federal Parliament (People’s House) to immediately restore access... More

Police in Somalia’s Puntland raid RTN TV office in Garowe over critical reporting

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 15 October, 2019 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) calls for Puntland State authorities to immediately stop threats targeted to journalists working for... More

Somalia arrests freelance journalist covering Public protests in the town of Jowhar

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 14 October, 2019 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) strongly condemns the arbitrarily detention and demands the immediate release of freelance TV journalist... More