Solidarity for Violence Against Journalist
Dozens of journalists from Journalists Solidarity Against Violence theatrically staged in front of the Presidential Palace, Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday (10/17). Action by many journalist associations like Poros Wartawan Jakarta (Axis Journalists of Jakarta), Pewarta Foto Indonesia (Indonesia Photojournalist), Aliansi Jurnalis Independen (Alliance of Independent Journalists), Kameramen Jurnalis Indonesia (Indonesia Journalists cameraman) and journalist associations throughout Indonesia condemned the violence by the Armed Forces told reporters while covering the fall of the military aircraft type Hawk 200 in Kampar, Riau, yesterday. In this action the journalists demanded that perpetrators be punished for violating the Press Law that hinder journalists in reporting tasks. Solidarity actions carried out in almost all regions in Indonesia in support of freedom of information for the public.