ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) info assistant Marriyum Aurangzeb has declared that the most recent report of the Reporters Without Borders is a charge-sheet against the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) federal government.
In a declaration on Monday, she said Imran Khan’s alleged “authoritarian mindset” and personality was mucking up Pakistan’s picture abroad.
Ms Aurangzeb stated the global neighborhood had unequivocally condemned the government’s reductions of the civil liberty.
” The record claims that the PTI federal government is even worse than armed forces dictatorships in Pakistan when it pertains to press flexibility. The Human Rights Watch, Pakistan Press Liberty Report and Freedom Network Record had currently declared the Imran government as the most awful media gagging administration in the history of the country,” she said.
Ms Aurangzeb claimed the latest record of the Reporters Without Boundaries had revealed the “aggressive behaviour” of the federal government. She stated the activities by the PTI government had not only mirrored negatively on Pakistan’s journalism however likewise detrimentally influenced the country’s placement when it came to Financial Activity Task Force and the GSP Plus standing by the European Union.
Ms Aurangzeb claimed the record explained that newspaper distribution and also news network broadcasting were hindered by the PTI government.
” It states that reporters are pestered, abducted as well as assaulted for going across the red lines defined by the state. The record additionally mentioned that civil liberty on social networks is likewise being suppressed via new dark as well as draconian regulations,” she said while quoting from the record.
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Press reporters Without Borders, additionally called Reporters Sans Frontiers (RSF), on its main web site has published “a gallery of grim portraits, those of 37 presidents or government who introduced a crackdown greatly on press freedom” under the caption “RSF’s 2021: Press liberty predators gallery– old authoritarians, two women and a European.”
” There are currently 37 leaders from all over the world in RSF’s predators of press freedom gallery as well as nobody could claim this list is extensive,” RSF secretary-general Christophe Deloire claimed.
Besides Head Of State Imran Khan, the RSF list consists of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed container Salman, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Chinese President Xi Jingping, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, Bangladesh Head Of State Sheikh Hasina, Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Tajik Head Of State Emamoli Rakhmon, Sri Lanka’s Head of state Gotabaya Rajapaksa, King of Bahrain Hamed container Isa Al Khalifa and Supreme Leader of North Korea Kim Jong-un