Taliban condemned for threats to media in Afghanistan

FILE PHOTO: Afghan journalists take cover as they film the site of an attack by gunmen in Kabul, Afghanistan, January 21, 2018. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani/File photo

KABUL (Reuters) – The United States and Afghanistan on Tuesday denounced a Taliban warning that Afghan media will be targeted unless they stop broadcasting what the group called “anti-Taliban statements”. Radio stations, TV channels and other media organisations had one week to stop transmitting “anti-Taliban advertisements”, the group’s military commission said in a statement on […]

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