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Targeted and cross fire killings

11 December 2017

The 28 - year-old journalist, also known Gabow, was killed when an explosive which had been planted underneath his car's driving seat blew up in Mogadishu's Madina district. ...

30 November 2017

The 35-year-old correspondent for the Hindustan was shot dead by bike-borne assailants as he came out a public toilet behind his brother’s shop. He died on his way to hospital with five bullets to his face and torso.

21 November 2017

The 49-year-old senior journalist with the Bengali language Syandan Patrika and contributor to local television channel News Vanguard was shot at point-blank range by a trooper at the battalion headquarters of the paramilitary Tripura State R ...

17 November 2017

The cameraman for Rah-e-Farda TV was critically wounded in the suicide attack at a political gathering in Kabul on November 16 and succumbed to his injuries at a hospital on November 17. ...

16 November 2017

According to media reports, Rana was killed while covering the clashes between the Iraqi Army and ISIS in Al-Anbar on the Iraqi-Syrian border. ...

15 November 2017

The 50-year-old cameraman with Anambra Broadcasting Service (ABS) based in the state capital, Awka, was found dead four days after he was reporting missing by his family. ...

07 November 2017

The security guard of Shamshad Television was killed when gunmen stormed the TV station's offices in Kaboul. Naqibullah was killed as he patrolled the front gates to the building.

29 October 2017

The bureau-chief of Al-Jisr, an Istanbul based TV channel was killed during shelling in Eastern Ghouta, a town held by Syrian opposition forces. ...

24 October 2017

The 29-year-old operations manager and broadcaster of dxBF Prime Broadcasting Network, was driving home with his girlfriend in Mindanao, south of the Philippines when a gunman in the van drove up and opened fire. ...

23 October 2017

The journalist who worked for Canal 12 was gunned down in Copán department, west of Honduras, as he was on his way to work by unidentified armed men open fire from a vehicle. ...