Following the assassinations, this time Mr. Rahmatullah Nekzad, Associated Press journalist was shot dead by armed men on Monday evening in the first day of the 2021. The incident took place in PD 1 when he was on his way to mosque.
Nai has been providing advocacy and support to the media industry in Afghanistan since 2004. Journalists in Afghanistan work under extremely difficult circumstances and routinely face violence, threats, and intimidation that prevent them from carrying out their work. Nai’s advocacy team responds to situations arising in the media industry in Afghanistan.