Category : Statements

Statements from freedom of expression organisation Index on Censorship, the global voice of free expression

Bill of Rights will seriously undermine freedom of expression in the UK

alt informationIndex joins other organisations in calling for the UK Government to abandon proposals that would weaken or replace the Human Rights Act

Index expresses concern over Julian Assange extradition

alt informationHome Secretary Priti Patel's decision will have a chilling effect on journalism and put the Wikileaks founder at risk

Ukrainian news reporter detained by Russia’s FSB

alt informationThe whereabouts of Victoria Roschina, who works for independent news channel hromadske, is unknown after her detention

Index condemns the threats to the lives and safety of journalists in Ukraine

alt informationCouncil of Europe Platform partners call for protection of Ukrainian and international reporters following Russia's invasion

Statement of support for Ukraine

alt informationMore than 130 human rights and journalism organisations issue statement in condemnation of invasion and attacks on the press

Fifteen organisations condemn lawsuit against Forensic News, deeming it a SLAPP

alt informationIndex on Censorship is watching closely the concerning situation faced by Scott Stedman and his media company based in the United States

Greece: Concern over criminal charges against investigative reporters

alt informationSeven organisations including Index are closely monitoring the cases of two journalists who reported on a major financial scandal

Belarus: Join the campaign to free our friends Andrei Aliaksandrau and Irina Zlobina

alt informationIt is now a year since our former colleague and his partner were detained following Alyaksandr Lukashenka's disputed election victory

Lawsuits against the author and publisher of Putin’s People are SLAPPs

alt informationNineteen organisations condemn the legal actions against Catherine Belton and HarperCollins

Letter to US Attorney General on Julian Assange

alt informationIndex joins other organisations in expressing concern over extradition proceedings against Wikileaks founder