Afghan National Federation of journalists announced its presence. Nine journalists’ associations and defendant institutions are members of this federation.
Nai, Supporting Open Media in Afghanistan has welcomed formation of this federation. It wishes that formation of this federation could remove challenges raises time to time against reporters. Nine journalists’ associations are members of the federation.
We wish that Afghan National Federation of Journalists’ could then defend from the rights of journalists and media in the country and stand from a unified position against violence and bullying that seems to threaten reporters and media.
The need for creation of such a great, inclusive and nationwide institution to protect and defense the precious values of freedom of expression and support from journalists’ association rights was one the dreams in last 11 years. However, journalists’ unions and association were separately defending from these values.