A journalist in Afghanistan, Bismillah Adil Aimaq, has been assassinated.
Adil was murdered on Friday by armed men in Dara-e-Taimoor village, outskirts of Feroz Koh in Ghor.
The civil society activist was the sixth journalist to be killed in two months.
Adil was the head of a local station, Radio Sada-e-Ghor.
On December 21, 2020, another Afghanistan journalist Rahmatullah Nikzad, was murdered.
Nikzad was the head of journalists’ union in Ghazni Province.
Also, ex-TOLO News presenter Yama Siawash; Radio Azadi reporter Elyas Daee; Enekas TV’s presenter Malala Maiwand; and Ariana News presenter Fardin Amini have been killed.
Before their elimination, they urged the Afghan government to probe incessant attacks that resulted in the deaths of several journalists.