UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

11/27/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/27/2020 17:23

The Deputy Ambassador of the Netherlands and UNESCO visit the Special Investigative Unit on crimes against journalists in Baghdad

The Deputy Ambassdor of Netherlands, Tsjeard Hoekstra, visited the Special Investigative Unit (SIU) at the Ministry of Interior where he met with Major General Saad Maan of the National Committee for the Safety of Journalists and Brigadier General Musaab Ali of the SIU.

The visit came as a follow up for Dutch-funded project titled Breaking the Silence: Enhancing Public Accountability on Freedom of Expression and Safety of Journalists in Iraq, implemented by UNESCO Iraq.