Pakistan pledges to protect journalists

Mar 19, 2014, 2:49 PM EDT
COLOMBO, SRI LANKA - NOVEMBER 16: Pakistan Prime MinisterMuhammad Nawaz sharif attends the Heads of State meeting at Waters Edge on November 16, 2013 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Buddhika Weerasinghe/Getty Images

Pakistan will set up a special commission to protect journalists and will also include press freedom as part of peace talks with Taliban militants. The announcement came after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met with a delegation from the Committee to Protect Journalists.

Background:

 
 
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE