US Embassy spokesperson Fleur Cowan is shaking hand with Chaudhry M.Ahsan Premee Chief editor Associated Press Service (APS) and President Editorial Journalists during visit National Press Club Islamabad on 03-05-2017.
ISLAMABAD: (APS) May 3,2017. US Embassy spokesperson Fleur Cowan said that Press freedom is critical to any democracy because it help ensure government accountability to the help, to achieve this, the public must have unfettered access to ideas and information.
She expressed these views with Pakistani journalists for solidarity on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day during a visit to National Press Club Islamabad.
US Embassy spokesperson added that World Press Freedom Day recognized the hard work of the media around the world in the free of censorship, harassment and even threat to their lives.
She added that today we recognize and acknowledge the work of the Pakistani press and their follow
Journalists around the world as they strive to achieve there goals.
On this occasion, Secretary NPC Imran Yaqoob Dhillon and other senior journalists attended the event.