Naddaf, a cameraman with the opposition news agency Shahba Press,
was shot by a sniper while covering clashes between the Syrian army and the rebels
in the Al-Sheik Saied neighborhood of Aleppo, according to the agency,
Journalists Association, and local
human rights group Syrian Human Rights Committee.
Ma’moun Abu Amr, editor-in-chief of Shahba Press, told CPJ
that Naddaf, who was accompanying the rebels, was killed instantly.
Shahba Press also publishes a weekly magazine called Free Syria, which is printed in Turkey
and distributed in the northern areas.