The Association of Journalists of Kosovo has asked the Turkish Embassy in Kosovo to apologise and remove Ambassador Kivilcim Cilic after demand for punishing the journalist Berat Buzhala over remarks he made last week when Turkey was developing military coup .
Through a press release, AGK says that we consider serious violation of the Turkish Embassy’s request to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kosovo, where the call for action against the journalist in question.
“At the same time journalist recalled the Turkish Embassy in Kosovo have the right to freedom of expression which should not be compromised by anyone since it is directly guaranteed by the laws and Constitution of the country”, reads the reaction of AGK.
“After the publication of this case, AGK has communicated with Buxhala journalist who has announced that” status on Facebook “has been totally sarcastic character. Turkish Embassy in Pristina seek as soon as possible to quickly apologize for this outrageous action, while also seeking the removal from Kosovo Turkish Ambassador Kilic Kivilcim. “.
Turkish Embassy in Kosovo called on the Kosovo Government to take action against a journalist who made satirical comments on Facebook about the coup, announced Reuters on Tuesday through a document.
On the other hand, the journalist Buzhala said his comments were satire. / Inasjderi.com