A true, transparent and swift investigation is wished over the killing of Al-Jazeera correspondent Shireen Abu Akleh as she lined an Israeli navy raid, Communications Director Fahrettin Altun stated Wednesday.
“I am deeply saddened by the recordsdata of Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Aqla’s killing and provide my condolences to her household and colleagues,” Altun wrote on Twitter.
“It is unacceptable for journalists, who again the public and the reality, to be focused under any circumstances,” he stated.
News of Shireen Abu Akleh’s death reverberated all the strategy in which by strategy of the strategy. The 51-year-light journalist grew to was a household title synonymous with Al-Jazeera’s coverage of life under occupation one day of her higher than two an extended time reporting in the Palestinian territories, collectively with one day of the second intifada, or insurrection, that killed thousands on either aspect, most of them Palestinians.
Abu Akleh’s coverage of the cruel realities of Israel’s defense drive occupation became once inextricably linked along with her dangle experiences as a Palestinian journalist on the entrance lines. Her death underscores the heavy observe the warfare continues to actual on Palestinians, regardless of their role as journalists.