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Targeted and cross fire killings

27 February 2013

The journalist was gunned down in Miranshah, North Waziristan, in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). ...

25 February 2013

The chief reporter of the state-controlled Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) wire agency was killed in Karachi, the capital of Sindh province when he was struck in a hit-and-run incident with a car. ...

24 February 2013

The French photojournalist died from injuries suffered while working in Syria, the office of French President Francois Hollande said. ...

15 February 2013

The reporter was killed in a government shelling of the Karam al-Tarab neighborhood in Aleppo while filming the bombardment of the neighborhood by government forces, according to HNN and Al-Jazeera. ...

13 February 2013

The 45-year-old journalist based in Tongapal, the tribal Sukma district in the South Bastar area of Chhattisgarh, in central India, was found dead with his throat slit. ...

08 February 2013

The manager of Radio Barra FM based in the city of Sao Joao da Barra, Río de Janeiro was shot as he was returning home by a gunman on a motorcycle who called out his name and shot him at least three times. ...

06 February 2013

The 54-year old owner of radio station Sin Fronteras 98.5 FM was gunned down and killed in front of the station’s offices in Pedro Juan Caballero, Paraguay, near the border with Brazil, according to media reports. ...

18 January 2013

The reporter for Al-Jazeera was killed by a sniper in the city of Daraa. The Qatar-based cable TV channel said that their reporter was shot while reporting on fighting in the village of Basri Al-Hariri in Daraa.

18 January 2013

The 45 year -old journalist was brutally killed in an unprovoked attack by three unknown armed men who shot him in the Wadajir district of the capital, Mogadishu, according to the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ), an IFJ affiliate. ...

17 January 2013

The editor- in - chief of military magazine Assaut , was killed in the Syrian city of Aleppo. He was reportedly shot by a sniper.