China expressed on Thursday its help for a clear and impartial inquiry into the killing of veteran Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, the official Palestinian information company WAFA reported.
Talking at an everyday press convention in Beijing, Overseas Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian mentioned:
“China constantly rejects and strongly condemns violence towards journalists doing their job. We hope the incident might be dealt with in a simply method in accordance with legislation.”
Almost about opening a clear and impartial investigation into Abu Akleh’s killing, he mentioned that “China helps it in precept. We predict the incident needs to be dealt with in a simply method.”
— The Palestine Chronicle (@PalestineChron) May 13, 2022
Abu Akleh, 51, was fatally shot by Israeli navy gunfire throughout an Israeli raid within the occupied West Financial institution early Wednesday morning. She was carrying a press vest and a helmet when she was killed.
A second journalist, Ali Samoudi, was shot within the again throughout the identical incident and was reported to be in secure situation.
(WAFA, PC, Social Media)