March 7, 2006, in Baghdad, Iraq
On March 1, Baghdad TV came under artillery fire by insurgents, according to Ahmad. Four employees were injured by two shells, which hit a parking area. The station had received e-mail threats because of its criticism of insurgent attacks, Ahmad added.
Baghdad TV is owned by the Iraqi Islamic Party, the biggest Sunni political group. Two of its correspondents had been killed by U.S. forces' fire in the preceding year.
Job: Broadcast Reporter
Beats Covered: Culture
Local or Foreign: Local
Type of Death: Murder
Suspected Source of Fire: Unknown Fire
Taken Captive: No
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