Steven Vincent

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Iraq war and news media: A look inside the death toll

March 18, 2013 4:24 PM ET

The U.S.-led war in Iraq claimed the lives of a record number of journalists and challenged some commonly held perceptions about the risks of covering conflict. Far more journalists, for example, were murdered in targeted killings in Iraq than...

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CPJ alarmed by disappearance of CBS News journalists in Basra   

February 11, 2008 12:00 PM ET

IRAQ: New York, February 11, 2008—CBS News is reporting that two unidentified journalists working for the network are missing in the southern Iraqi city of Basra. Their statement said that “all efforts are under way to find them.” Until the...

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CPJ Update

July 1, 2007 12:00 AM ET

CPJ Update July 2007 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists...

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CPJ Update

June 1, 2007 12:00 AM ET

CPJ Update July 2007 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists...

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Attacks on the Press 2005: Iraq

February 16, 2006 11:29 AM ET

IRAQ Iraq was an assignment of unending danger for the hundreds of journalists covering the world's biggest news story. Journalist murders, deaths in crossfire, abductions, and detentions continued apace, reinforcing Iraq's distinction as the most dangerous place in the world...

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correspondent abducted in Baghdad

October 19, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, October 19, 2005—The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by today's abduction in Baghdad of a veteran reporter for London's Guardian newspaper. The Guardian said it believes a group of armed men seized Rory Carroll, the paper's...

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IRAQ

August 3, 2005 12:00 PM ET

AUGUST 3, 2005 Posted: August 4, 2005 Steven Vincent, freelance KILLED—CONFIRMED Vincent, who had written for a number of U.S. publications and was working on a book, was abducted along with his translator, Noor al-Khal, on August 2. They were...

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American journalist murdered in Basra

August 3, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, August 3, 2005—The Committee to Protect Journalists is shocked and alarmed by the murder of U.S. freelance journalist and author Steven Vincent, whose bullet-riddled body was found today in the southern Iraqi city of Basra. Vincent, who had...

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