James Miller

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Attacks on the Press 2006: Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territory

February 5, 2007 11:28 AM ET

ISRAEL and the OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORY Israeli troops and armor re-entered the Gaza Strip in late June to stop Palestinians from firing crudely made rockets from the north into Israeli towns along the border. Nearly 370 Palestinians, half of them...

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Deadly News

September 20, 2006 12:00 AM ET

By Mathew HansenHundreds of journalists have been killed over 15 years, many on the orders of government officials. Few cases are ever solved. In the Fall/Winter 2006 edition of Dangerous Assignments...

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UK court rules IDF shooting of filmmaker in Gaza was murder

April 6, 2006 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 5, 2006—The Committee to Protect Journalists today renewed its call for Israel to properly investigate the killing of a British cameraman in the Gaza Strip after a London court found that his shooting by an Israeli officer...

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Attacks on the Press 2005: Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territory

February 16, 2006 11:28 AM ET

ISRAEL and the OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORY In August, Israel facilitated access to hundreds of foreign journalists to witness its withdrawal from the Gaza Strip, even providing shuttle buses to the Jewish settlements that were being dismantled. Such cooperation with the...

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Army to take no action against officer in journalist's death

April 14, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 14, 2005—The Israel Defense Forces said today that it would not take disciplinary action against an officer thought responsible for the May 2003 shooting death of British freelance cameraman and film director James Miller in the...

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Attacks on the Press 2004: Israel and the Palestinian Authority Territories

March 14, 2005 11:28 AM ET

Israel and the Occupied Territories, including the Palestinian Authority TerritoriesWith Iraq dominating media security concerns in the Middle East, journalists covering the region's other main flash point quietly faced a familiar array of hazards on the job. The occupied West...

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No criminal charges against IDF soldier in journalist's shooting death

March 9, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, March 9, 2005—Israel's army said today that it would not press criminal charges against a soldier thought responsible for the May 2003 shooting death of British freelance cameraman and film director James Miller in the Gaza Strip....

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Attacks on the Press 2003: Middle East and North Africa Analysis

March 11, 2004 12:08 PM ET

War and political violence drew hundreds of journalists to the Middle East in 2003 for what proved to be a series of relentlessly dangerous assignments. The U.S.-led war in Iraq was one of the most heavily covered conflicts in modern...

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Attacks on the Press 2003: Israel and the Occupied Territories

March 11, 2004 12:04 PM ET

The Israeli army continued to imperil reporters and restrict their work in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip, making the area one of the most complicated and dangerous assignments for journalists in the Middle East. During 2003, two journalists...

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CPJ requests information on status of investigation into journalists' deaths

February 4, 2004 12:00 PM ET

Dear Lieutenant General Yaalon: The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is writing to request information about the status of the Israel Defense Forces' (IDF) investigations into the shooting deaths of two journalists in the West Bank and Gaza Strip in 2003, and to reiterate our call for a thorough inquiry into these deaths.

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