总干事谴责杀害伊拉克记者阿尔-卡提德的行径

巴黎,11月2日——联合国教科文组织总干事伊琳娜·博科娃谴责对伊拉克电视台记者亚哈·阿尔-卡提德(Yahya al-Khatib)的谋杀,这名记者8月16日被暴力极端主义者杀害。

“我谴责杀害阿尔-卡提德的行径,”总干事说,“这样野蛮的行径令人无法容忍。公众有权力获取信息,记者和媒体工作者必须在不必为生命担忧的前提下工作。”

 

阿尔·卡提德在摩苏尔为Al-MosuliyahNineveh Al-Ghad 两家卫星电视频道工作,在那里被暴力极端主义者杀害。

 

联合国教科文组织总干事依据联合国教科文组织成员国在1997年教科文组织大会上采纳的29号决议就媒体工作者遇害事件发表题为“谴责针对记者的暴力行为”声明。这些声明可以在教科文组织谴责针对记者的暴力行为上找到。

 

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