Hijran, a cameraman with the Baghdad-based independent
Al-Rasheed satellite television channel, was killed when a bomb exploded in
front of his house in the Al-Khadhrah neighborhood of southwestern
The bomb exploded in early afternoon as Hijran and Mohammed Abdullah Zadeh, a correspondent with Cairo-based Al-Baghdadia television, were returning home from an assignment. Abdullah Zadeh suffered minor injuries.
Roadside bombs often struck the southwestern area of