TGC Condemns the Attack on Journalists in Gaziantep
Turkey Journalists' Society (TGC) Board of the Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD), Logistics Directorate of Gaziantep in a blaze of journalists to the region to condemn the news was not beaten by officials. The TGC Board of Directors made a statement, pointing out that the daily addition of attacks against journalists serving the right of the people to be informed is contrary to the concept of transparent democracy. The statement included:
“We strongly condemn the attack of private security officers of Doğan News Agency and İhlas News Agency, who want to view the fire in a wagon in TCDD Gaziantep Logistics Directorate in Gaziantep. The journalist's job is to serve the public's right to receive News. We describe this as an ugly attack on the right of the public to obtain information. We do not want to prevent our colleagues from fulfilling their duties, and we want those who threaten their lives to remain unpunished.
We call upon the Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, Binali Yıldırım, to ensure that the assailants are captured and brought to justice. We say 'get past' to our attacked colleagues.
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