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January 17, 2021

Jakarta Globe - January 17, 2021

Elena Couper & Heru Andriyanto, Jakarta – Tempo is doing what any respected media company should do: reporting facts and providing valuable analytical opinions on issues that matter

December 29, 2020

Jakarta Post - December 29, 2020

Jakarta – The Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI) has revealed that cases of violence against journalists had increased to an all-time high in 2020, with most cases related to int

December 28, 2020

Kompas.com - December 28, 2020

Irfan Kamil, Jakarta – Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI) Chairperson Abdul Manan says that there were many cases of violence against journalists in 2020.

November 24, 2020

New Mandala - November 24, 2020

Muhammad Beni Saputra – COVID-19 pandemic has increased the thirst for local news among people across Indonesia's vast archipelago since the first coronavirus case was announced in Marc

November 23, 2020

International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) Press Release - November 23, 2020

Nirmala Maulana, who works for a national online media Kompas.com, was assaulted by members of the military when covering the removal banners of Islam Defenders Front (FPI) Leader Rizie

November 20, 2020

Kompas.com - November 20, 2020

Sabrina Asril, Jakarta – The practice of obstructing press freedom has happened again.

November 19, 2020

Tempo - November 19, 2020

M Yusuf Manurung, Jakarta – The Press Council conducted yet another free Polymerase Chain Reaction or PCR swab test program for 100 media workers.

November 4, 2020

Jakarta Post - November 4, 2020

Tri Indah Oktavianti, Jakarta – More than 100 media workers have filed reports on alleged violation of labor rights committed by their workplaces, the Legal Aid Institute for the Press

November 3, 2020

Jakarta Post - November 3, 2020

Tri Indah Oktavianti, Jakarta – Following reports of high rates of newsroom layoffs due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the International NGO Forum on Indonesian Development (INFID) has urged

October 28, 2020

Jakarta Post - October 28, 2020

Alya Nurbaiti, Jakarta – In the eight months since the first announcement of COVID-19 outbreak in the country, the Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI) has received a number of rep

October 26, 2020

Jakarta Post - October 26, 2020

Rizki Fachriansyah, Jakarta – At least 56 journalists experienced violence or intimidation, allegedly perpetrated by members of the police, during nationwide protests against the Job Cr

October 21, 2020

Jakarta Post - October 21, 2020

Jakarta – Police have arrested six suspects over the murder of a journalist in Central Mamuju, West Sulawesi, that took place in August.

Asia Pacific Report - October 21, 2020

Jose Sarito Amaral, Balibo – The Jornal Independente newspaper has been awarded Timor-Leste's media outlet of the year prize in the National Press Council's 2019 awards.

October 12, 2020

International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) Press Release - October 12, 2020

At least 28 journalists, covering protests against Omnibus Law, were attacked by police in Indonesia on October 8.

October 10, 2020

Jakarta Post - October 10, 2020

Dyaning Pangestika and Ruslan Sangadji, Jakarta/Palu, Central Sulawesi – Civil groups have reported that more journalists were reportedly assaulted by law enforcement officers while cov

CNN Indonesia - October 10, 2020

Jakarta – The Indonesian Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI) says that there is a repeated pattern to the violence committed by police against journalists covering protest actions

Tempo - October 10, 2020

Andita Rahma, Jakarta – The Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI) recorded 28 violent cases against journalists during the news reporting of anti-omnibus law demonstration in a numb

Straits Times - October 10, 2020

Jakarta (The Jakarta Post/Asia News Network) – Civil groups have reported that journalists were assaulted by law enforcement officers while covering protests against the highly controve

October 9, 2020

Jakarta Post - October 9, 2020

Budi Sutrisno, Jakarta – A journalist was reportedly assaulted by members of the Jakarta Police while covering widespread protests against the recently passed and highly controversial J

CNN Indonesia - October 9, 2020

Padang – The Jakarta Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI) and the Legal Aid Institute for the Press (LBH Pers) are calling on the national police (Polri) to fully investigate the v

October 8, 2020

October 1, 2020

Jakarta Post - October 1, 2020

Budi Sutrisno, Jakarta – As The Jakarta Post continues on its path of transformation, it has appointed M. Taufiqurrahman as its seventh editor-in-chief, effective on Oct. 1.

September 22, 2020

Jakarta Post - September 22, 2020

Nina Loasana, Jakarta – Popular news outlet Liputan6.com filed a report of alleged intimidation, in the form of doxing, against one of its journalists, Cakrayuri "Cakra" Nuralam, to the

September 11, 2020

Kompas.com - September 11, 2020

Ihsanuddin, Jakarta – The Press Council has released the survey results on the 2020 Press Freedom Index (IKP) in 34 provinces throughout Indonesia.

September 9, 2020

International Federation of Journalists - September 9, 2020

A series of assaults against local journalists has occurred in different cities in the country, ranging from verbal attacks to physical assault.