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Nearly 700 Algerian, foreign journalists accredited to cover legislative elections

Published on : Wednesday, 03 May 2017 19:21   Read : 244 time(s)
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Nearly 700 Algerian, foreign journalists accredited to cover legislative elections

ALGIERS- Nearly 700 journalists, including 80 from foreign media have been accredited to cover the legislative elections of 4 May 2017, said Wednesday the Ministry of Communication

In a statement to APS, the Media Director at the Ministry of Communication, Fatima Zahra Zeghaimi, said "nearly 80 journalists representing major Arab and foreign media, including 20 special correspondents, in addition to over 600 Algerian journalists from the different print and broadcast media, have been accredited to cover the upcoming elections."

"All necessary measures have been taken for the media coverage of 4 May elections," said Zeghaimi.

A special committee has been set up at the International Press Centre for the accreditation of Algerian and foreign journalists, she added.

The Centre has been endowed with all necessary means to allow journalists accomplish their mission in best conditions, she said.

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Nearly 700 Algerian, foreign journalists accredited to cover legislative elections

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