Two Afghan journalists arrested, news agency harassed


Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemns the arrests of two journalists by Afghanistan’s National Department of Security (NDS) and the harassment to which the Pajhwok Afghan News agency has been subjected since covering the theft of ventilators intended for Afghanistan’s Covid-19 patients.

One of the journalists, Mahboboalah Hakimi of Radio Bayan (Word), has been arrested twice in the past eight days.


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