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Targeted and cross fire killings

29 April 2017

The 65-year-old journalist was shot dead in his car by unidentified gunmen in the municipality ofTlaquiltenango . ...

19 April 2017

The 73-year-old co-founder of the weekly newspaper Novy Petersburg, who was attacked in St. Petersburg on 9 March by unidentified assailants and had remained unconscious at the hospital since then, died of his wounds. ...

16 April 2017

The 27-year-old weekly magazine editor at the Iron Rose was found dead at the publications offices in Rangoon’s Pazundaung Township. ...

16 April 2017

The journalist who worked for state-owned Radio Glory FM 97.1 was killed by two unidentified gunmen who broke into his home in Yenagoa, a local government area in the Bayelsa State, and shot him several times in the stomach.

23 March 2017

The 54-year-old female correspondent for La Jornada newspaper was shot dead outside her home. ...

22 March 2017

The female Turkish Kurdish journalist, also known as Nujiyan Arhan, was hit by a bullet on the head on 3 March while covering the clashes between different Kurdish armed groups in Sinjar. ...

19 March 2017

The 57-year-old director of the El Politico magazine and columnist for El Sol de Córdoba and el Diario de Xalapa was shot dead in the Mexican state of Veracruz while he was with his family. ...

13 March 2017

Abuzaid, also known as George Samara, was killed while covering clashes between opposition and the Syrian regime forces in Al-Manshiyya area of Daraa in the southeast of Syria. ...

13 March 2017

The columnist for the tabloid Remate was killed by assailants on a motorbike who shot him four times in the back. ...

02 March 2017

The editor of La Voz de la Tierra Caliente and contributor to La Jornada Guerrero newspaper was shot dead by two youths riding a motorbike in the city of Altamirano, Guerrero State. ...