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World Press Freedom Day: Ambassadors Kim and Soreca give supporting messages

  • 5/3/2021 12:50 PM
World Press Freedom Day: Ambassadors Kim and Soreca give supporting messages

On World Press Freedom Day, US Ambassador Yuri Kim expressed support for the safety of journalists and media workers. "On World Press Freedom Day, we express our support for the freedom of the press and for the safety of journalists and media workers around the world. "Democracy requires freedom of expression and access to factual and accurate information provided by independent media."

EU Ambassador to Tirana, Luigi Soreca spoke about the importance of press freedom, on World Press Freedom Day. He said on social media that in democratic societies, having freedom of the press means having security. "Freedom of the press is a cornerstone of democratic societies, which can only flourish if citizens have access to reliable information and can make informed choices. "Freedom of the press means security for all." Writes Soreca

While in a post on the social network Facebook, the EU Delegation in Tirana states that “on World Press Freedom Day we thank all Albanian journalists, who through their tireless and courageous work provide reliable and accurate information , especially in the time of the COVID 19. Freedom of the press is essential for the future of peace, justice and human rights for all ”.