PPF condemns attack on Kalush FM radio station

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF), in a letter to Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine has expressed concern over the attack on the editorial office of Kalush FM, radio station on February 8.

PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali has condemned the attack on radio station and called on the authorities to punish those responsible behind this attack and provide security to the journalists and media houses.

According to Institute of Mass Information (IMI), unidentified armed men opened fire on the office of radio station in the town of Kalush.

The armed men targeted the window of office where broadcaster Zina Svarovskikh was recording a program at the time of attack.

Around 10 bullets were fired at the window and attack lasted for 15 minutes although no one was injured.

The police started the investigation and also detained a suspected assaulter.