Union of Cyprus Journalists
The Union of Cyprus Journalists was founded in 1960 and has now 560 members comprising "all the professional journalists working in the country" as proudly stated in its webpage.
The Union aims at strengthening the freedom of the press and safeguarding independent journalism. It is an active member of the European Federation of Journalists.
Professional journalists with at least six months service are eligible to join the Union, regardless of ethnic origin, race and religion.
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