Safety of Journalists > Targeted and cross fire killings

Philippines

24 June 2015

T he National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP), an IFJ affiliate, said Jonathan Oldan who worked as assistant cameraman with CNN Philippines was shot dead in Cavite, in the central Philippines. ...

13 April 2015

The 41-year-old was gunned down at midday by two assailants on a motorbike as she walked along the street. She died on the spot. ...

14 February 2015

The 71- year-old host of the daily programme called Chairman Mao was shot dead as he got out of his car outside his workplace at radio station dyRD. ...

20 January 2015

The 57-year-old was a hard-hitting broadcast journalist in North Cotabato, in the central Philippines when he was shot on the evening of April 10 2005. He has received a number of death threats prior to the shooting. ...

09 June 2014

The 67-year old journalist and Host for dwIM radio station was shot outside his home in Calapan city , Oriental Mindonoro by unknown gunmen . ...

23 May 2014

The 54-year-old broadcaster for Digos City radio was shot dead along Del Pilar Street in Dig City. The NUJP said that Oliverio was on his way home when two gunmen who did not even bother to cover their faces shot him. ...

04 May 2014

The 35-year-old community-based journalist in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi was gunned down by unidentified attackers a day after the UNESCO World Press Freedom Day. ...

06 April 2014

The 52 -year-old reporter for the tabloid Remate and a block timer of dwAD radio station in Cavite sustained at least four gunshot wounds when unidentified number of gunmen barged into her home in Barangay Talaba, Bacoor. ...

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. ...

29 November 2013

The radio journalist, who hosted a programme entitled “Bombardeyo” at DXGT Radyo Abante in Maramag town, was shot dead by four attackers in Valencia City, according to media reports. ...