Maliki: we are proud of media and press freedom in Iraq.
28/06/2012 13:10:00

BAGHDAD / Nina / Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said "We in Iraq are proud of the freedoms, especially the media and press freedom, and there is not any media or journalist detained because an article or word uttered or program."

He said during his speech at the ceremony of the Iraqi Journalists Syndicate anniversary of 143 for the issuance of the first Iraqi newspaper: "It is our right to be proud of this matter, although some may misuse this freedom to the level of attack out of the media professionalism."/End