Journalists Killed  |  Bosnia

David Kaplan

ABC News

August 13, 1992, in Sarajevo, Bosnia

Kaplan, a producer for ABC News, was shot and killed by a sniper as he was riding in a car that was part of a convoy taking Serbian premier Milan Panic from Sarajevo airport to United Nations headquarters along a road known as "Sniper Alley." The bullet entered the car between the letters "T" and "V" taped on its side.


Medium: Television

Job: Producer

Beats Covered: Politics, War

Gender: Male

Local or Foreign: Foreign

Freelance: No

Type of Death: Crossfire/Combat-Related

Suspected Source of Fire: Military Officials


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