On World Albanian Freedom Day, US Ambassador Yuri Kim says the United States provides support for press freedom and the safety of journalists and media workers.
She emphasizes that democracy requires freedom of expression and access to factual and accurate information provided by independent media.
“On World Press Freedom Day, the United States reaffirms its support for press freedom and the security of journalists and media workers around the world, including Albania. “Democracy requires freedom of expression and access to factual and accurate information provided by independent media,” Kim wrote.
May 3 is commemorated as World Press Freedom Day. This day has been marked since 1993 by the United Nations General Assembly, which serves to remind governments of the need to respect their commitment to press freedom and is also a day of reflection among professionals. media for press freedom and professional ethics.
On the World Press Freedom Day, the EU Ambassador, Luigi Soreca, also reacted, writing that freedom of the press is a cornerstone of a democratic society.
“Freedom of the press is a cornerstone of democratic societies, which can only flourish if citizens have access to reliable information and can make informed choices. “Freedom of the press means security for all,” Soreca wrote.