April 04, 2018
ISLAMABAD - The Rawalpindi-Islamabad Union of Journalists (RIUJ) on Wednesday condemned the illegal arrest of senior reporter Malik Abdul Jabbar of Capital TV and called for his immediate release.
The union said in a statement that Jabbar was picked up from his home in Wah Cantt by Sialkot Police. It did not say anything about the charges against the journalist.
Afzal Butt, President of Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ), and Mubarak Zeb Khan, who heads RIUJ, have called on the interior minister to order the journalists release and take notice of this illegal police action.
Pakistan Observer, October 31, 2016