Nowruz Ali Rajabi, a cameraman for 1TV, was killed in a double suicide bomb attack on April 30, 2018, in Kabul, Afghanistan, that left over 25 dead, among them at least nine journalists including Rajabi, 1TV reported.
Kabul police said the bomber deliberately targeted the press, CPJ documented.
The extremist group Islamic State issued an online statement the same day that claimed responsibility for the attacks, which also injured at least 45 people, according to The Associated Press.
Rajabi had worked for media organizations for five years and 1TV for one. His employer described the journalist as a calm person who treated his colleagues kindly.