Solidarity from Indian Journalists Union

The Indian Journalists Union has signed on to the letter of solidarity with David Sheen. Sabina Inderjit, vice-president of the Indian Journalists Union and vice-president of the International Federation of Journalists, said:

“I along with my colleagues in Indian Journalists Union stand in solidarity with David Sheen and urge the courts to dismiss the unfair defamation suit against him.”


Solidarity letter now translated into Spanish

Sindicato Nacional de Redactores de la Prensa de México, Mexico’s National Union of Press Writers, have signed on to the International Federation of Journalists‘ statement of solidarity with David Sheen. The SNRP has also taken the extra effort of translating the letter into Spanish, so that Spanish-speaking journalists can also learn about the case, and pledge their support:

“Se hace un llamado a los periodistas de todo el mundo para firmar esta petición y externar así su solidaridad con David Sheen.”

Click here to read the full SNRP statement.


Solidarity from International and Palestinian Journalists

The Brussels-based press rights organization International Federation of Journalists – and its Palestinian affiliate, the Palestinian Journalists’ Syndicate – have issued a pledge of solidarity for journalist David Sheen, who is facing a libel lawsuit for his reporting.

The IFJ and the PJS have also urged journalists to sign our petition in support of Sheen.

Click here to read the full IFJ statement.