Safety of Journalists > Targeted and cross fire killings

South Sudan

26 August 2017

The American freelance journalist was killed while covering fighting between the South Sudanese army and the rebel in Kaya, near the South Soudan’s border with Uganda, according to media reports. ...

27 September 2016

The body of veteran South Sudanese journalist, Issac Vuni, who went missing with his brother in June after by unknown gunmen took them from his home , was found dumped in a neigbhour’s farm in his village. ...

20 August 2015

The reporter for the New Nation newspaper was shot dead in an apparent attack, according to his colleagues quoted in media reports. Moi was killed after leaving work in Juba, the capital city of the youngest African nation. ...

27 January 2015

Five journalists were among eleven people who died in an ambush incident against a convoy in Raja county, westen Bahr al Ghazal state, according to media reports quoting the state governor Rizik Zakaria. ...