Safety of Journalists > Targeted and cross fire killings

Afghanistan

20 January 2016

According to reports, seven members of the Kaboora Production, which produces content for TOLO TV, Lemar TV, Arman FM, Arakozia FM and TOLONews of the MOBY Media Group, were killed when the bus was targeted in the bomb attack at 5pm at Darul Am ...

29 November 2015

T he managing director of Asia TV was shot outside his house in Kabul’s Karta-e-Now region. ...

18 September 2015

The young freelance journalist was killed in Faizabad, the capital of Badakhshan province in Northern Afghanistan . According to reports, Yama Behroz was killed when an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) exploded at his doorstep. ...

18 January 2015

According to reports, the 20-year-old journalist working with the Speenghar Radio in Nangarhar province, eastern Afghanistan was shot dead by unknown gunmen at a wedding party. ...

21 December 2014

The Afghan journalist and cameraman for the Kabul-based TV channel; Mitra TV, who was seriously injured during a suicide attack on the French cultural centre, died of his wounds in hospital, officials said. He had been in a coma for 10 days. ...

16 September 2014

The female journalist was murdered by unidentified men in northern Balkh province of Afghanistan, according to the news agency Kaama Press. ...

12 July 2014

According to the Afghanistan Journalists Centre (AFJC), the radio journalist was gunned down at his home by unidentified assaillants who knocked at his door. ...

14 May 2014

According to the Afghanistan Independent Journalists’ Association (AIJA), an IFJ affiliate, Mohammad Nasim Turak was killed by an unknown assailant in Kandi Rijaee village, in the Alingar district of the eastern Laghman province. ...

04 April 2014

The female photographer for Associated Press was gunned down at a police station in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Khost, according to the statement by the news agency. ...

22 March 2014

The AFP correspondent in Kabul was shot dead along his wife and daughter when gunmen attacked the Serena Hotel where the family was having dinner. His son was also seriously injured in the attack. ...