Journalists’ Syndicate Condemns Israel’s Killing of Journalist in Gaza

Syndicate of Journalists

RAMALLAH, July 20, 2014 (WAFA) – The Syndicate of Journalists condemned Sunday the Israeli army targeting and killing of a journalist while covering the Israeli offensive on Shuja’iyya neighborhood in Gaza.

Journalist Khalid Hamed, of Continue TV Production, was killed while covering the ‘barbaric’ Israeli bombardment and the attempted ground incursion into Shuja’iyya, whereas Journalist Kareem Tartouhi was reported injured, while the house of journalist Mahmoud al-louh was shelled.

The syndicate called upon the International Federation of Journalists and all regional and international journalist unions to immediately act to protect the Palestinian journalists, as well as to stop the Israel policy of targeting and killing of defenseless innocent Palestinian civilians.

 

Source: WAFA