8 Journalists Murdered in Syria since 1992


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2014

1992


Statistical Analysis

Job *

38% Broadcast reporter
38% Camera Operator
13% Columnist / Commentator
38% Editor
25% Photographer
25% Internet reporter/writer
25% Print reporter/writer
13% Producer
13% Publisher/Owner
13% Technician
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Medium *

63% Internet
38% Print
13% Radio
63% Television
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Gender

100% Male
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Local / Foreign

75% Local
25% Foreign
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Murder Victims

25% Taken Captive
13% Threatened
13% Tortured

Impunity in Murder Cases

100% Complete impunity
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Suspected Source of Fire in Murder Cases

13% Criminal group
25% Government Officials
13% Local Residents
25% Military Officials
13% Mob Violence
13% Paramilitary Group
75% Political Group
13% Unknown
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Beats Covered by Victims *

13% Business
13% Corruption
13% Crime
25% Culture
25% Human Rights
75% Politics
25% Sports
100% War
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Freelance

25% 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.


8 Journalists Murdered in Syria

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James Foley, Freelance

     August 2014, in Unknown, Syria

Yasser Faisal al-Jumaili, Freelance

     December 4, 2013, in Idlib, Syria

Mohammad Saeed, Al-Arabiya

     October 29, 2013, in Aleppo, Syria

Suhail Mahmoud al-Ali, Dunya TV

     January 4, 2013, in Damascus, Syria

Abdel Karim al-Oqda, Shaam News Network

     September 19, 2012, in Hama, Syria

Mosaab al-Obdaallah, Tishreen

     August 22, 2012, in Damascus, Syria

Ali Abbas, SANA

     August 11, 2012, in Damascus, Syria

Ihsan al-Buni, Al-Thawra

     July 12, 2012, in Damascus, Syria