9 March 2014

Morocco: FPP Calls for End to Intimidation Against Peruvian Journalist Ricardo Sanchez-Serra

Lima — The President of the Federation of Journalists of Peru (FPP), Mr. Ángel Sánchez Dueñas,demanded Friday an end to intimidation conducted by the Ambassador of Morocco in Lima against the Peruvian journalist Ricardo Sanchez-Serra, reported FPP in a statement.

"We have acquired confirmed information on the deplorable attitude of the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Morocco, Oumana Aouad Lahrech, who maintains constant communication with various diplomatic and political authorities of the Peruvian state, religious leaders and representatives of embassies residing in our country, to discredit the Peruvian journalist Ricardo Sanchez-Serra Serra exercising its constitutional powers in the field of opinion of journalism, "according to the statement, a copy of it received by SPS.

FPP urged the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Peru" to formally rule on these intimidations against a Peruvian fellow journalist."

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