Minister Zaheer pledges diplomatic bids to resolve journalists' problems


KABUL: Acting Minister of Information and Cultural Affairs Tahir Zaheer has promised to make efforts to end the issues and challenges faced by Afghan journalists. 
A statement from the ministry said Friday Zaheer expressed the views during a meeting with media support organizations’ officials.
The pro-media institutes demanded an in-depth discussion over journalists’ problems, as well as a resolution to their issues.
The cultural affairs minister assured journalists that their problems were being addressed as efforts were underway in this regard. 
“We are trying to use legal, diplomatic and other global ways to ensure justice for journalists and soon a meeting of international organizations, officials, diplomats and media representatives would be arranged.”