Afghanistan journalist attacked in Kabul

Date: 10:08, 07-04-2014.

Almaty. April 7. KazTAG - A group of armed men attempted to kidnap Tamim Hamid, Afghanistan journalist, said the Afghanistan Telegraph Agency (AfTAG).

According to the victim, he was stopped by 4 people who threatened him with a firearm silencer. " The attackers forced him to sit in their car , but eventually he managed to escape, "  writes the AfTAG on Monday.

It has been at least the fourth case of attack on the media in Afghanistan in the latest several weeks ,  both local and foreign journalists have become victims of the attackers .

As reported, Nils Horner, Swiss journalist, was shot dead in Kabul. Then during attack on the hotel "Serena" in Kabul Sardar Akhmad, employee of the France Press, was killed with his wife and two children. German journalist Anya Nidringhouse was killed in Khost province last week, her colleague from Canada Kathy Gannon was severely injured.

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