COMPLAINT REGARDING VIOLENCE AGAINST JOURNALISTS

Athens, July 4, 2014

The Foreign Press Association of Greece condemns today’s violent attack against two photojournalists by participants in a protest by Golden Dawn party supporters outside the Athens Court of Appeal.

The F.P.A. invites the Public Order Ministry to take whatever measures are necessary to protect the constitutional right of the freedom of the press, shield media workers from such violent attacks and identify the perpetrators.

The F.P.A. Executive Board