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Afghanistan is one of the largest number of countries


November 02, 2018, 09:59Kabul, Nov. 2 (Prensa Latina) Afghanistan was one of the countries where most journalists murdered in 2016 and 2017, according to United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco).

In this country, which has been struggling with a long-standing war by the allies of the United States and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), 11 journalists have lost their lives in 2017, and only Mexico has passed through where deaths were 13 years.

Meanwhile, in 2016, both nations lost 13 journalists, detailing the UNESCO text.

The report notes that, like the previous period, television journalists are among the largest victims.

Afghanistan reported on the establishment of a National Security Commission and a National Alliance of Journalists under the Ministry of Information to assess the possibility of committing acts of violence against journalists in Afghanistan, according to Tolo News.

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