Nai, supporting open media marked the assassination of Ariana News, late Nematullah Zahir as another sign of worsening condition.
Nematullah was killed in a road mine on 04 Nov 2016 while going for covering a story to report. He is the 13th victim of journalists family in Afghanistan who lost their lives since beginning 2016. Previously, Yaqub Sharafat, a local correspondent of RTA was shot down in Zabul province, that still the government has failed to find any clue about this case. Nai, ask the government to initiate a special unit for protection of journalists in conflict stricken zone of the country.