Director-General calls for investigation into murder of journalist Hasnain Shah in Pakistan
The Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, has condemned the killing of television reporter Hasnain Shah in Lahore, Pakistan, on 24 January.
Hasnain Shah, a crime reporter for Capital TV, was shot dead in a car heading to his office shortly after leaving the Lahore Press Club of which he was a member.
UNESCO promotes the safety of journalists through global awareness-raising, capacity building and a range of actions, notably in the framework of the UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity.
See also: UNESCO observatory of killed journalists
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