GDN photographer hurt in Daih terror blast


Manama, March 3 (BNA)Gulf Daily News (GDN) photographer Ibrahim Al-Senan today sustained injuries in the terror blast which happened in Daih. Bahrain Journalists Association (BJA) strongly condemned the heinous acts targeting media personnel and correspondents of foreign newspapers and TV channels while covering terrorist acts.

In a statement tonight, it deplored the recurrent cowardly assaults on journalists and attempts to muzzle their mouths through a systematic terror campaign. While urging all journalists and photographers to be prudent as they perform their duties, it said that such heinous acts will not intimidate them.

The (BJA) statement called upon the Interior Ministry to track down the perpetrators and bring them to justice, affirming confidence in the security forces to ward off terror. It extended heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families of the martyrs of duty, reiterating its strong condemnation of the cowardly terror blast.