On Wednesday evening, 29th Aqrab 2019, the Judge, Muhammad Hassan Haqyar, Political Expert and Media Activist was attacked and severely wounded up by unidentified armed men in Darulaman Road Kabul.

Nai Supporting Open Media in Afghanistan asks the government and the security entities to arrest the perpetrator/s of Mr. Haqyar’s assassination and clarify either his assassination has any relation with his media performances or not.

Abdul Mujeeb Khalvatgar, Nai Managing Director said: “On the basis of law every citizen has the right to freedom of speech and attack over a media activist has an extreme impact on freedom of speech.

Mr. Haqyar as a media activist had occasionally appeared in media and commented and shared his points of view on various issues. Nai asks the government to put effort for Mr. Haqyar’s treatment and pave the path for his better treatment.