A friend of mine sent me an email about last month’s Palestine International Media Forum, held in Turkey, that truly shocked me. He said that “the media and press were put on trial and censured” at that forum. Indeed, the full thrust of his statement did not hit me until after I had responded to his email and closed my laptop.
A blind eye to suffering
While it is good for a Palestinian media forum to be held in Istanbul, it would have been even better if it were held in a Palestinian refugee camp with Turkish sponsorshipBakir Oweida