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Targeted and cross fire killings

09 July 2013

The deputy chief editor of Novoye Delo ( New Business) newspaper was killed by gunmen in Dagestan, Russia’s North Caucus . ...

08 July 2013

The photographer (26) was shot dead by a sniper while covering clashes between security forces and pro-Morsi protestors at the Republican Guards’ headquarters in Cairo.

07 July 2013

Farah, who worked for Bossasso-based Somali Broadcasting Corporation (SBC) and London-based Kalsan TV, was shot dead in Puntland, according to the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ). ...

28 June 2013

Mr Hassan, 38, who worked for the local Shaab Misr newspaper, was killed on 28 June in an explosion that is believed to have been caused by a home-made hand grenade while reporting on a protest against Egyptian President, Mohamed Morsi, in the ...

27 June 2013

The editor of a website ‘ El Ciudadano ‘ was found dead near the city of Victoria in the northeastern state of Tamaulipas. ...

16 June 2013

The Freelance journalist and contributor to New Vision newspaper was killed by unidentified assailants. ...

09 June 2013

The body of well-known journalist, Zamel Ghannam al Zoubaie, was found in the al Washwash area of western Baghdad on Sunday, according to  the IFJ affiliate, the Iraqi Journalists' Syndicate (IJS). ...

28 May 2013

February 22 The 51 year-old journalist for Radio Jaguaribe FM, was shot dead by men on motorbike as he was walking to work, media reports said. He was hit twice in the head and three times in the chest, police said. ...

27 May 2013

The female television correspondent for Al-Ikhbariyah TV, a pro-government channel, was killed while covering clashes near the border with Lebanon, according to media reports quoting the Syrian Information Ministry sources. ...

24 May 2013

The journalist who reported for several local newspapers and magazines was killed in Bahawalnagar district of Punjab province in Pakistan. ...