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Journalist killed, three injured in separate attacks in Iraq

June 1, 2009 5:00 PM ET

New York, June 1, 2009--The Committee to Protect Journalists mourns the death of‎ an Al-Baghdadia television correspondent killed by a bomb attached to his car in Mosul, in northern Iraq, on Sunday....

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Four years on, Qassir's killers remain at large

June 1, 2009 4:35 PM ET

New York, June 1, 2009--On the eve of the fourth anniversary of the murder of Lebanese journalist Samir Qassir, the Committee to Protect Journalists is outraged that those behind the crime are still at large....

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CPJ hails conviction in 2003 journalist murder in Brazil

May 28, 2009 4:47 PM ET

New York, May 28, 2009--The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes Wednesday's conviction in the June 2003 murder of Brazilian journalist Nicanor Linhares but calls on the authorities to ensure that all those involved in the killing of the radio host...

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Reporter dies of gunshot injuries; 4th fatality this year

May 26, 2009 4:49 PM ET

New York, May 26, 2009--The Committee to Protect Journalists is deeply saddened by news that radio reporter Nur Muse Hussein died today as a result of gunshot wounds suffered while covering fighting in April. Hussein, left, a veteran correspondent for...

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Mexican journalist who covered police is abducted and killed

May 26, 2009 4:39 PM ET

New York, May 26, 2009--Authorities found the body of a journalist who covered the police beat in northern Mexico this morning after he was abducted from his house on Monday night, according to Mexican news reports. The Committee to Protect...

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Reporter killed in Mogadishu; third Somali fatality this year

May 22, 2009 4:18 PM ET

New York, May 22, 2009--The Committee to Protect Journalists mourns this morning's death of radio journalist Abdirisak Mohamed Warsame, left, who was killed during renewed fighting in Somalia's war-ravaged capital, Mogadishu....

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Mayor denies any link to Mexican journalist's murder

May 7, 2009 2:24 PM ET

Santa María El Oro Mayor Martín Silvestre Herrera denied any connection to Sunday's murder of local journalist Carlos Ortega Samper in the northern Durango state, according to Mexican press reports. ...

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Ossébi's byline missing as sensitive case moves forward

May 7, 2009 10:06 AM ET

A French judge on Tuesday authorized an anti-corruption group to pursue a complaint that questions how the leaders of three oil-rich, central African nations amassed their personal assets. One byline was absent in news media coverage: Bruno Ossébi, an online...

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