A journalist and blogger have been attacked at his residence in Pakistan. Journalist and blogger Assad Ali Tur was attacked and beaten at his residence in Islamabad. Three unidentified assailants reportedly beat and tortured him at his apartment.
The masked assailants threatened to kill Tur if he shouted at them. The attack comes a month after another journalist in Islamabad, Absar Alam, head of the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority, was attacked. Attacks on journalists are on the rise in Pakistan.
Source: Gulf News