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Targeted and cross fire killings

27 November 2013

According to IFJ affiliate, the Iraqi Journalists Syndicate (IJS), the 41- year old cameraman for TV station Nivenehe Al-Ghad, was shot three times in the head and chest by unidentified gunmen and died on the spot. ...

22 November 2013

The GEO news journalist was among five people killed in the twin bomb explosions which also wounded dozens more in Karachi. Two simultaneous explosions went off in the densely-crowded Federal B area of Ancholi on Friday night. ...

19 November 2013

The correspondent for the opposition Shahba news agency and editor of Shahba television in Syria, was shot to death near Aleppo. The news agency blamed the killing on a Syrian army sniper. ...

18 November 2013

The photographer with the Fasatu news agency was among people killed in Tripoli when members of the Misrata milita opened fire on protesters who had gathered outside its headquarters in Tripoli to demand an end to the reign of the Katiba ( milit ...

15 November 2013

The editor-in-chief of ‘ Tomorow ‘, a popular magazine among the Christian community in Ivory Coast and reportedly close to former President Laurent Gbagbo, was killed at his home located in Cocody-Angré , a district of the economic capital Ab ...

02 November 2013

The two reporters working for French international broadcaster, Radio France International (RFI) were abducted in the Malian northern city of Kidal by several armed men who bundled them in a car and drove them out of the city. ...

29 October 2013

The television correspondent for Al Arabiya was shot dead by hooded gunman using while on assignment in the Hreitan village located in the city of Aleppo, the cable network said. ...

27 October 2013

Somali broadcast journalist Mohamed Mohamud Tima'ade died of wounds sustained in an assassination attempt on 22 October 2013. He was taken to Madina hospital where he died on Sunday. ...

24 October 2013

The cameraman for Al-Mosuliya television station was killed by gunmen outside his house, according to police sources quoted in media. ...

11 October 2013

The journalist for Jang, one of Pakistan’s largest media groups which publishes the Urdu daily Jang , the English daily News International and owns the GEO broadcast network; was gunned down outside his home in the district of Karak in Paki ...