Parlament Speaker Kakha Kuchava has congratulated media representatives on World Press Freedom Day.
“Free media is paramount for the construction and development of democracy. We hope for your professionalism in this honourable work,” Kuchava wrote on his Facebook page.
The United Nations General Assembly declared May 3 as the World Press Freedom Day. The day is marked to raise awareness of the importance of freedom of the press and remind governments of their duty to respect and uphold the right to freedom of expression.