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Targeted and cross fire killings

23 January 2014

The journalist for Bust Radio and correspondet for The New York Times in Helmand province was kidnapped, severely beaten and hanged, according to the Afghanistan Independent Journalists’ Association (AIJA). ...

20 January 2014

The 28- year old reporter for Fallujah TV was killed in a bomb attack targeting a police patrol near a conflict-hit city partly held by gunmen west of Baghdad, according to AFP quoting security and medical officials Another journalist and ...

17 January 2014

The three Express News employees, technician Waqas Aziz Khan , driver Khalid Khan and security guard Ashraf Arian were fired upon as they sat in an Express TV van. ...

01 January 2014

The senior reporter for the Aaab Tak News Channel was shot by unidentified assailants on his way home on Tuesday 31 December in the Badha area of the country's Larkana district, according to media reports. ...

23 December 2013

The five Iraqi journalists and media staff were killed on Monday, 23 December 2013 in a bomb attack when gunmen carried out a suicide attack on the headquarters of Salaheddin TV in the northern Iraqi city of Tikrit. ...

20 December 2013

The Syrian photographer who took pictures for Reuters on a freelance basis has been killed while covering fighting in Aleppo, activists said. ...

11 December 2013

The journalist for Radyo Natin was shot and killed by gunmen in the southern city of Tagum on Mindanao Island, according to police sources. ...

07 December 2013

The local correspondent for national broadcaster Radio y TV Globo, was shot dead outside his home in the southeastern municipality of Danlí . ...

06 December 2013

The correspondent of The Times of India newspaper died en route to hospital after being attacked with sharp edged weapons near a market in Basaguda in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh. ...

05 December 2013

The editor of Rayal magazine and correspondent Awene newspaper was shot dead outside his home in Kalar, South Kurdistan. Reports said that he died in a hail of bullets, in front of his mother. ...