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Targeted and cross fire killings

23 August 2013

The reporter for Dainik Aa j newspaper in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh was shot dead by unidentified gunmen, according to Reporters Without Borders. ...

21 August 2013

The 53- year old freelance photographer and regularly contributor to the local Sapol News Bulletin newspaper, was shot twice by an unidentified gunman in front of his wife and daughter in his home in southern General Santos City. ...

20 August 2013

The editor of Sadhana , a weekly Marathi-language magazine, was killed by two unidentified gunmen on motorcycles in the city of Pune early today, according to Agence France-Presse. ...

19 August 2013

The regional bureau chief of Egypt's daily Al Ahram was shot by soldiers at an army check point shortly after the start of the curfew in Damanhur in the Nile delta province of Buheira. ...

17 August 2013

According to the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) an IFJ affiliate, Ahmed Sharif Ahmed , a senior technician of the government owned Radio Mogadishu was killed on 17 August in the morning at his home in the district of Shibis, north ...

14 August 2013

Four journalists were killed as Egyptian security forces moved in to break up the pro- Morsi sit-ins in Cairo. ...

30 July 2013

The two columnists for the Aksyon Ngayon newspaper were killed in a drive-by shooting incident, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ). ...

29 July 2013

According to eyewitness reports, Gomez was gunned down by two assailants upon his arrival at Radio Guadalajara where he presented a morning ‘Talk-Back’ programme.

24 July 2013

The pro-Syrian government journalist, was killed in the coastal town of Sarafand, southern Lebanon and a stronghold of Hezbollah where he was living with his Lebanese wife. ...

17 July 2013

The journalist, who covered the police beat in the Mexican state of Oaxaca, was found dead reportedly with gunshot wounds. ...