Hussein Othman

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Journalists Missing

February 12, 2008 12:00 AM ET

CPJ research indicates that the following journalists have disappeared while doing their work. Although some of them are feared dead, no bodies have been found, and they are therefore not classified as "Killed." If a journalist disappeared after being held...

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British inquest rules ITN reporter unlawfully killed by U.S. troops

October 13, 2006 12:00 PM ET

New York, October 13, 2006—The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by the finding of a British inquest that ITN journalist Terry Lloyd was unlawfully killed by U.S. troops in southern Iraq three years ago. CPJ called on the U.S....

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Disappeared: Guy-André Kieffer missing in Ivory Coast

May 17, 2005 12:00 PM ET

Politics, money, and the press stir a mysterious case. By Julia Crawford...

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Attacks on the Press 2003: Iraq

March 11, 2004 12:04 PM ET

The U.S.-led war in Iraq proved extremely dangerous for journalists. More than a dozen lost their lives reporting there in 2003, and many seasoned war correspondents have called the postwar environment the most risky assignment of their lives. With the...

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Missing journalist's wife demands more informationAl-Jazeera suspends Baghdad coverage; Iraqis fail to renew 50 journalists' credentials

April 3, 2003 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 3, 2003—During a NATO press conference today in Brussels, Belgium, Fabienne Nerac urged U.S. secretary of state Colin Powell to provide more information on her missing husband, ITV cameraman Fred Nerac. "I give you my personal promise...

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Four missing journalists in Iraq are safe in JordanCPJ remains concerned about fate of ITV cameraman and translator

April 1, 2003 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 1, 2003—The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is pleased that four journalists, who were last seen in Baghdad’s Palestine Hotel on March 24, are now safe in Jordan. Free-lance photographer Molly Bingham; Johan Rydeng Spanner, a free-lance...

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Iraqi officials may have detained Newsday journalistsCPJ continues to monitor reports of missing members of the media

March 30, 2003 12:00 PM ET

New York, March 30, 2003—Newsday correspondent Matthew McAllester and photographer Moises Saman may have been detained by Iraqi authorities, said editors at the U.S.-based daily. McAllester and Saman were last seen in Baghdad on March 24. Meanwhile, four other journalists...

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CPJ sends letter to Rumsfeld about U.S. bombing of Iraqi TV

March 28, 2003 12:00 PM ET

New York, March 28, 2003—The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) sent a letter today to U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld requesting information about the U.S. bombing of Iraqi state television facilities in Baghdad earlier this week. The group...

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Croatian journalist expelled

March 24, 2003 12:00 PM ET

New York, March 24, 2003— Iraqi officials expelled a Croatian free-lance journalist from Baghdad yesterday after he conducted a live interview with CNN, which was banished from Iraq last week. Robert Valdec, who had been in Baghdad for three weeks...

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