8 Journalists Killed on Dangerous Assignment in 2009


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Statistical Analysis

Job *

25% Broadcast reporter
25% Camera Operator
13% Editor
13% Internet reporter/writer
38% Print reporter/writer
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Medium *

13% Internet
50% Print
13% Radio
38% Television
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Gender

100% Male
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Local / Foreign

100% Local
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Beats Covered by Victims *

13% Crime
25% Culture
13% Human Rights
38% Politics
50% War
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Freelance

50% Freelance
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All figures are rounded to the nearest full percentage point. * May add up to more than 100 percent because more than one category applies in some cases.


Top Countries in 2009

  1. Pakistan: 2
  2. Philippines: 1
  3. Sri Lanka: 1
  1. Madagascar: 1
  2. Iran: 1
  3. Afghanistan: 1
  1. Azerbaijan: 1

8 Journalists Killed on Dangerous Assignment in 2009

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Sultan Mohammed Munadi, The New York Times

     September 9, 2009, in an area near Kunduz, Afghanistan

Novruzali Mamedov, Talyshi Sado

     August 17, 2009, in Baku, Azerbaijan

Jojo Trajano, Remate

     June 3, 2009, in Taytay Town, Philippines

Omidreza Mirsayafi, Rooznegar

     March 18, 2009, in Tehran, Iran

Puniyamoorthy Sathiyamoorthy, freelance

     February 12, 2009, in Mullaitheevu district, Sri Lanka

Ando Ratovonirina, Radio Télévision Analamanga

     February 7, 2009, in Antananarivo, Madagascar

Tahir Awan, freelance

     January 4, 2009, in Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan

Mohammad Imran, Express TV

     January 4, 2009, in Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan