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Targeted and cross fire killings

12 July 2017

The journalist for the public broadcast service, RNTC, in the northern eastern city of Bunia was killed at his home by an unidentified assailant who attacked him, fatally injuring the victim. ...

09 July 2017

The Honduran journalist, who worked for his country's national television broadcaster (HCH), was killed in the town of Acayucan, in the Mexican state of Veracruz. ...

08 July 2017

The journalist with the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) in Edo State, was shot and killed while returning home from work by unknown gunmen on 8 July.

07 July 2017

Harb Hazaa al-Dulaim i, a correspondent for the Hona Salaheddin channel, and his cameraman Sudad al-Duri were killed by the so-called Islamic State (IS) in Imam Gharbi, a village south of Mosul. ...

24 June 2017

The female journalist, who was wounded in the same landmine blast that killed two colleagues Stephan Villeneuve and their fixer and Iraqi Kurdish reporter Bakhtiyar Addad in the Iraqi city of Mosul last week, died of her injuries. ...

19 June 2017

Media reports said that a roadside explosion in the Iraqi city of Mosul killed Kurdish journalist Bakhtiyar Addad who was working as a fixer for French journalists, Stephan Villeneuve, Véronique Robert and Samuel Forey. ...

14 June 2017

The body of the director of the local television station 6TV, who had been missing after being abducted on 18 May in the city of Nueva Italia was found in the western state of Michoacán. ...

11 June 2017

The Bureau Chief of K-2 Times, an Urdu daily newspaper in Haripur, was shot dead by unknown motorbike-borne gunmen near his home at Lora Chowk, Haripur district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. ...

31 May 2017

The 42-year-old was shot dead by two motorcycle-borne assailants at his office in Pipliya Mandi, 15km from district headquarters Mandsaur. He was shot twice from close range and died on the way to hospital. ...

31 May 2017

TOLO TV staff member Aziz Naween, Press TV reporter Habibullah Hassanzada , Mohammad Omer Uruzgani who worked for National Radio Television and BBC Afghan driver in Kabul Mohammed Nazir were among victims of the explosion in the Zan ...