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Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the arrest of two journalists of Azamn newspaper in Oman

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Qaboos bin Said al Said, Sultan of Oman expressed concern over the arrest of a two journalists of Azamn newspaper. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Oman to thoroughly investigate the case and immediately release Ibrahim al-Maamari and Zaher al-Abri. […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the arrest of journalist in Burundi

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Pierre Nkurunziza, President of Burundi to express concern over the arrest of journalist Jean Bigirimana. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Burundi to immediately release Jean Bigirimana. According to Reporters without borders (RSF), Bigirimana has been detained by the intelligence […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the killing of a journalist in Mexico

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Enrique Pena Nieto, President of Mexico expressed concern over the killing of Pedro Tamayo Rosas, a Veracruz journalist who was under the protection of state authorities. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged Mexican government to conduct a credible and thorough investigation into the […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the attack on the environmental journalist in Sri Lanka

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Ranil Wickremesinghe, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, expressed concern over the attack on Daya Neththasinghe, an environmental journalist and features editor for Sathhanda newspaper in Galle, Southern Sri Lanka. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the Sri Lankan government to investigate the attack […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the warning issued to journalists in Uganda

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Ruhakana Rugunda, Prime Minister of Uganda, expressed concern over the warning issued by the Ugandan authorities to journalists regarding covering of the protests. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Uganda to treat protests as a part of the news and […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the death sentence recommended for three journalists

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, President of Egypt, expressed concern over the death sentences recommended for three journalists, two Egyptian and one Jordanian. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Egypt to not to approve or implement these sentences and look into the […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the arrest of journalists in Vietnam

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Nguyễn Xuân Phúc, Prime Minister of Vietnam, expressed concern over the arrest of two journalists, Chu Manh Son and Truong Minh Tam. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Vietnam to immediately release journalist Truong Minh Tam, and to appreciate and […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the arrest of Nigerian journalist Jacob Onjewu Dickson

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria, expressed concern over the arrest journalist Jacob Onjewu Dickson. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Nigeria to drop all criminal charges against Dickson and release him immediately. According to Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ), Dickson, […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the arrest of the editors of Yanair

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, President of Egypt, expressed concern over the arrest of journalists Amr Badr and Mahmoud al-Sakka. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Egypt to stop persecuting journalists for doing their jobs and investigate this violent raid while releasing […]


Pakistan Press Foundation expresses concern over the actions taken against Meydan TV

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to IlhamAliyev, President of Republic of Azerbaijan, expressed concern over the harassment of Meydan TV and its members, and regarding the launch criminal investigation against the TV. PPF Secretary General OwaisAslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Azerbaijan to withdraw all the charges against Meydan TV, […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the shooting on a Brazilian journalist

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Dilma Rousseff, President of Brazil, expressed concern over the shooting on the Brazilian radio journalist, Jair Pereira Teixeira. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Brazil to pursue active investigation in this matter and prosecute all those responsible to ensure that […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the restriction on press freedom in Maldives

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Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Abdulla Yameen, President of Maldives, expressed concern over the closing down of Haveeru newspaper and the arrest of 19 journalists during a peaceful demonstration outside the President’s Office in Male. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Maldives to withdraw all […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the closure of Al-Baghdadia TV in Iraq

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Pakistan Press Foundation PPF in a letter to Haider al-Abadi, Prime Minister of Iraq, expressed concern over the closure of Al-Baghdadia TV and the forceful removal of channel’s staff from their offices. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged to restore Al-Baghdadia TV’s license and to allow staff to return to work […]


Pakistan Press Foundation is concerned over the closure of La Voix du Katanga

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Pakistan Press Foundation PPF in a letter to Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of Congo, expressed concern over the closure of La Voix du Katanga, a broadcaster in Lubumbashi, by the authorities and condemns the closure of broadcasters. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged to stop shutting down broadcasters and reopen […]