Firas al-Baher

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From Charlie Hebdo in Paris to bloggers in Bangladesh, extremists target press

January 4, 2016 3:00 PM ET

Thursday marks one year since two gunmen burst into the Paris offices of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and opened fire. Over the following year, CPJ documented the deaths of 28 journalists who were killed for their work by Islamic militant...

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Firas al-Baher

May 1, 2015 2:42 PM ET

Al-Baher, a producer and technician for the privately owned channel Nineveh al-Ghad, was taken by Islamic State militants in April 2015 and his body was returned to his family the following month, several of his colleagues told CPJ. The...

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