His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa received a cable of congratulations from the Shura Council Chairman Ali bin Saleh Al Saleh marking the World Press Freedom Day and Bahrain Press Day.
Al Saleh praised the role and contributions of the national press in supporting the wide-ranging development march under the wise leadership of HM the King.
In the cable, he took pride in the success of the national press over eight decades in facing various challenges and difficulties and preserving the national identity, appreciating the great role played by journalists, media professionals and opinion writers.
He commended their dedicated role and support to national efforts to combat the novel coronavirus (Covid 19), by adhering to national and media responsibility, spreading awareness in society and highlighting Bahrain’s efforts in fighting the pandemic.
Source: Bahrain News Agency