Monday 09/11/2015 0:18
Special / Baghdad news
head of the Journalistic Freedoms Observatory said that "the government of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi did not react with the issue of protection of journalists in full, despite the fact that al-Abadi free journalists from the military authority and gave orders to cancel the work permits that were granted by the military leaders to the media at the beginning of his term of office and to make sure that something calculated to him. "He added, in an interview with" Baghdad News ", that" it seems that the will of the military and security authorities appeared to prevail over the will of the prime minister and returned to the scene of new attacks on journalists and the difference the media without having to hear any official reaction from the government in this regard. "He pointed out," We must remind the government that the UN organizations and the Security Council have taken international resolutions in order to journalists the situation in Iraq, according to reports contributed to writing the Journalistic Freedoms Observatory (JFO) and international organizations about security risks and killings against journalists in Mosul and impunity as well, "pointing out that" our government regrettably for Do you hear and Do you read what is published and broadcast outside the country, did not adopt any real statistics on the deterioration of press freedom and free expression in the country. "The Journalistic Freedoms Observatory (JFO) and the Centre for Metro, has someone in report published a few days ago, a default and clear laggard in the prosecution of the perpetrators of the targeting of journalists by armed groups or terrorist gang crime, and even the window of political parties in the country, from the central government authorities in Baghdad and the authorities in the Kurdistan region. The two organizations urged to refer the targeting of journalists in Iraq crimes file to the International Criminal Court as war crimes, in the event of continued Iraqi authorities of failing in this regard, to put an end to the state of impunity against those who committed those crimes.
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