Journalist Murdered in Pakistan – Demand For End To Impunity
The IFJ joined SAMSN partner the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) in demanding an immediate investigation into the murder of journalist Misri Khan in Hangu, in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan’s north-west, on September 13. Khan, 50, was a senior journalist with the Daily Ausaf. He had owned a well-known news service in Hangu and served as president of the Hangu Union of Journalists. He was shot by unidentified gunmen at the Hangu Press Club, and died in hospital a short time later. He is survived by his wife and 11 children.
Shamsul Islam Naz
PAKISTAN FEDERAL UNION OF JOURNALISTS