By The Cultural Consulate of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Kampala
We are from God and to him, we return!
The martyrdom of “Shireen Abu Akleh”, a veteran and concerned journalist of Al-Jazeera network, while covering the crimes of the occupying regime in Quds in the city of Jenin in Palestine, has opened another action of the brutality and insolence of this occupying regime in front of the eyes of the world.
The deliberate targeting of Martyr Abu Aqla by the Zionists clearly shows how much the enlightenment of the media, journalists and thinkers in the fight against the fake nature of the occupying regime in Quds has created fear among the occupiers. Martyr Abu Aqela is one of the martyrs of the Jihad of Explanation against the sworn enemies of humanity.
Certainly, the martyrdom of this lady journalist will place a heavy mission on the shoulders of other jihadists in the field of explaining the crimes of the Zionist regime.
Early this week, Israeli forces have shot dead Al Jazeera’s journalist Shireen Abu Akleh in the occupied West Bank, according to witnesses and the Palestinian health ministry.
Abu Akleh, a longtime TV correspondent for Al Jazeera Arabic, was killed on Wednesday while covering Israeli army raids in the city of Jenin in the northern occupied West Bank.
Abu Akleh was wearing a press vest and was standing with other journalists when she was killed.
Another Al Jazeera journalist, Ali al-Samoudi, was also wounded by a bullet in the back at the scene. He is now in stable condition.
The details of Abu Akleh’s killing are still emerging, but videos of the incident show that she was shot in the head. as said by other Journalists who were on duty with her at a time of the shooting.
This report was prepared by Mr. Mohammad Mehdi Imanipour, Head of Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, Iran.