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Targeted and cross fire killings

10 July 2013

The correspondent of Globo TV in San Pedro of Sula was kidnapped on 24 June as he was driving near the Olympic stadium. A few hours later, his truck was found in a sugar plantation located in the Villanueva Balsam. ...

09 July 2013

The deputy chief editor of Novoye Delo ( New Business) newspaper was killed by gunmen in Dagestan, Russia’s North Caucus . ...

08 July 2013

The photographer (26) was shot dead by a sniper while covering clashes between security forces and pro-Morsi protestors at the Republican Guards’ headquarters in Cairo.

07 July 2013

Farah, who worked for Bossasso-based Somali Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) and London-based Kalsan TV, was shot dead in Puntland, according to the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ). ...

28 June 2013

Mr Hassan, 38, who worked for the local Shaab Misr newspaper, was killed on 28 June in an explosion that is believed to have been caused by a home-made hand grenade while reporting on a protest against Egyptian President, Mohamed Morsi, in the ...

27 June 2013

The editor of a website ‘ El Ciudadano ‘ was found dead near the city of Victoria in the northeastern state of Tamaulipas. ...

18 June 2013

The leading American journalist and war correspondent was killed  in car crash in Los Angeles, his employer, news website BuzzFeed, has confirmed. His vehicle hit a tree and caught fire on Tuesday morning, according to US media report. ...

16 June 2013

The Freelance journalist and contributor to New Vision newspaper was killed by unidentified assailants. ...

09 June 2013

The body of well-known journalist, Zamel Ghannam al Zoubaie, was found in the al Washwash area of western Baghdad on Sunday, according to  the IFJ affiliate, the Iraqi Journalists' Syndicate (IJS). ...

28 May 2013

January 22 The motorcycling correspondent for The Daily Telegraph , was killed in an accident during a new bike launch in South Africa. ...