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In conflict, Israel must respect media

New York, November 18, 2012--The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by Israel's targeting of two media facilities in Gaza today. 

"Journalists are civilians and are protected under international law in military conflict," said CPJ Deputy Director, Robert Mahoney.  "Israel knows this and should cease targeting facilities housing media organizations and journalists immediately."

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