KABUL: Minister of Information and Culture, Dr. Sayed Makhdoom Raheen flayed attack on photo journalist and foreign reporter in Khost province.
According to BNA, attack on a reporter and a foreign photo journalist occurred last Thursday in Tanai district of Khost province took place by a police.
At this attack, one photo journalist of Associated Press was killed and another reporter injured.
The photo journalist was German national and reporter was from Canada.
Dr. Raheen expressed his sorrow over this incident and asked security institutions the culprits to be introduced to the court. Minister of Information and Culture expressed that attack on journalist has no any justification. Because, the activities of journalists is limited only to transferring of facts to the people sans any consideration. Dr. Raheen asked security forces to make further effort for safety of lives of journalists in the country.
The Kabul Times