Category : Yemen

NGOs demand release of journalists held by Huthi forces for two years

alt informationThe Huthi and allied forces should immediately and unconditionally release ten Yemeni journalists detained arbitrarily without charge or trial

#IndexAwards2003: Fergal Keane, Outstanding Commitment to Journalism Integrity

alt informationFormer war correspondent and 2003 Freedom of Expression Journalism Award-winner Fergal Keane has continued his commitment to truth in journalism

Murad Subay: Yemen’s war makes a month feel like a year

alt informationThe Index award winner talks about the war in Yemen, president Trump's travel ban his involvement in a prize for aspiring artists from around the world

Artist Murad Subay worries about the future for Yemen’s children

alt informationOn 3 September 2015, a group of Houthi rebels convened a meeting at al-Najah School in the al-Haima district of Bani Waleed, a village, 72 kilometres west of Yemen’s capital, Sanaa.

Risky business: Journalists around the world under direct attack

alt informationThe truth is in danger. Working with reporters and writers around the world, Index continually hears first-hand stories of the pressures of reporting, and of how journalists are too afraid to write or broadcast because of what might happen next.

Untitled, @MuradSubay, 14/4/16

alt information"I invite people like this: I just say – you paint now." That's how it works with artist Murad Subay.

#IndexAwards2016: Murad Subay sheds light on human cost of Yemen’s war

alt informationIn 2011, artist Murad Subay took to the streets of Yemen’s capital, Sana’a to protest the country’s dysfunctional economy and institutionalised corruption

#Index100: Unveiling this year’s 100 global free speech heroes

alt informationA graffiti artist who paints murals in war-torn Yemen, a jailed Bahraini academic and the Ethiopia’s Zone 9 bloggers are among those listed among this year’s #Index100 global free expression heroes.

Yemen: The persecution of journalists continues unabated

alt informationIona Craig shared her story of working as a journalist in one of the world's worst countries for press freedom

Index Freedom of Expression Awards: Journalism nominee Abdulelah Haider Shaye

Yemeni journalist Abdulelah Haider Shaye has produced critical investigative reports on the US military’s activities in Yemen, including drone attacks.

How to spot the difference between a terrorist and a journalist

alt informationIt can be tough telling innocent hacks from violent insurrectionaries. Index on Censorship is here to help