August 31, 2010, in Galkayo district, Puntland, Somalia
Gedi, 25, a studio technician and part-time reporter for Radio Daljir, was stabbed in the Galkayo district of Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Puntland, according to local journalists.
Shortly after leaving work to meet a friend that evening,
Gedi was stabbed several times by multiple, unidentified assailants, the
station reported. He died of chest and leg injuries at
Motive Unconfirmed: CPJ is investigating to determine whether the death was work-related.
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