Media Impressions

International News Safety Institute update: July 2012

INSI Blog

• INSI has recorded the deaths of 77 journalists and media staff this year, with a further 28 cases under investigation.

Syria continues to be the deadliest country for journalists and media workers – at least 19 news media casualties have been recorded since the start of 2012. Many more have been injured, detained and threatened.

INSI has been working with its members, who include some of the world’s leading media organisations, to share and collate information that might impact on the safety of journalists and news crews covering the events there.

The situation in Syria is extremely volatile and INSI urges all journalists covering Syria to read our safety advisory.

Those who would like more information or to speak confidentially should contact Hannah Storm +44 7766 814274 hannah.storm@newssafety.org

• INSI Director Rodney Pinder visited Brazil for the 7th annual Congress of Abraji, the Brazilian Association of Investigative Journalists…

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