Newroz privilege for Ronahitestimonized by democratic society movement TEV DEM
And to not allowing correspondents covering events is affecting no one but a realistic authority movement
Exclusive ( Adar press ) - Once again , it may not be the last time, an monopoly bythe Democratic Society Movement TEV DEM of coverage of the events and activities taking place within the Kurdish areas , specificallyinQamishli city , for its media channel interests / Ronahi/ and its others mass media affiliated to them.
Although most of thevisual and electronic correspondents have taken a permission to work within the Kurdish areas , some of the officials of the Democratic SocietyMovement do not recognize the others and ignoring the role instinctively , to monopolize the event for their mass media only .
Ten days ago after the bombing in Qamishli ,some Ronahi officials prevented other correspondents to enter the municipality building to document what happened pretexting In preserving their lives after the bombing of the municipal building Qamishli, the same story has taken place at the funeral of the victims of the municipality explosion.
On the other hand TEV DEM prevented the TV correspondents from coveringNewroz festivals in Khabat play field in the of TEV DEM and self administration.
This time they said that coverage is exclusive for Ronahi TV channel and as usual one of TEV DEM unnamed officials appears holding a wireless phone and letting no one to approach the platform.They just ordered not to approach .
But those prevention pretexts were unpleased by some correspondents for tv channels that are broadcasting from Kurdistan region , as soon showed their resentment of those actions , which they described as « irresponsible and unacceptable » and do not serve the Kurdish media as a whole.
However, TEV DEM movement rejected the accusations against her , and replaiedby an officials when he assured free mass media whileNewroz festivals coverage any kind of without prejudice and impartial attitude.He acknowledgedthat they prevented representatives of those media means of ascend the platform and only take scenes from elsewhere .
On the other hand the permission notes that are given to the journalists by Free media Union were useless as any blank paper in journalist pocket or briefcase.
Which raised the ire of the President of the Union " Mohamed Kamal " after he decided to issue a statement about what happened and the meeting Bmrussela media to find a permanent solution to the problem may not be over.
Mohammad Kamal the head of the Free Media Union was upset and decided to issue a statement and meet with the journalists.
Kamal confirmed that the permissions given by the Free Media Unionare likeentering card to the all parties offices and civil society activities to get informations , but noted that the Union will not be able to compel any party if they refused to receive journalists or not to allow them to shoot .
However, promise to meet formally with the leaders of TEV DEM to discuss what happened in the festival of Newroz , stressing that if it happened agianthey will issue a statement asking the journalists not to cover and of TEV DEM activities regardless of its importance .
Till to find a clear mechanism to act according to it without restrictions or preconditions ,mass media delegates should stay in their offices and wait all parties that announced themselves as region administrators to find a solution to such problem that may goes on and on..