A meeting between Taliban and government is scheduled to take place in Istanbul soon, to end the 40-years conflict and war in Afghanistan.
Amrullah Saleh, the first vice president posted on his twitter account, that the perpetrators of Yama Siavash’s murder had been arrested.
Human Rights Watch statement, internationally confirms Nai’s concerns over the killing of journalists.
Human Rights Watch, condemn killing of journalists, media activities and their family members, who are being targeting and it believes it is done by the Taliban. According to Human Rights Watch statement claims that due to terror and panic. Taliban intentionally kill journalists and media activists.
The series of journalists’ targeted killings continued with the martyrdom of three female employees of Enikaas TV
Mursal Waheedi, Shahnaz, and Sadia , employees of Enikaas TV in Nangarhar province, who were working in the dubbing department with this TV, were attacked and killed by unknown armed men in two different areas of Jalalabad city while on their way home from work.
For a long time now, Nai has been calling for the follow up of the assassination cases of journalists and media workers
In the last 12 weeks, seven journalists and media workers, and three family members of a journalist were killed in Afghanistan. Almost all of the cases have been considered targeted killings, both by the government and evidence. Despite repeated requests from the journalistic community and the families of the victims, the Afghan government has not…
Recently, the Government Media and Information Center has sent a letter to the governmental and non-governmental media outlets regarding the use of drones around the Presidential Palace. Also, it has been described as a possible tool used by the enemies and prevented the use of this device around the Presidential Palace.
Shiwai Sharq, the deputy person of Ministry of Information and Culture said to media outlets that we are trying to establish a monitoring team to monitor the content of media publications.
On Friday, 15th Jan. 2021 at around 1:30 pm a number of worshipers of Firoozkoohi Mosque were addressed by the Imam of the mosque to attack the media and destroy its equipment, which is said that a loud music was played during the prayer.
Bismillah Adel Aimaq, the Editor-in-Chief of Sada-e-Ghor Radio in Firuzkoh, was shot dead by unknown armed men in the Friday evening.
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.