Khaled al-Washli

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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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Norwegian freelance journalist held in Yemen

April 9, 2015 1:27 PM ET

New York, April 9, 2015--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls for the immediate release of Raymond Lidal, a Norwegian freelance journalist who has been detained in Yemen for nearly two weeks, according to his friend and the Norwegian Ministry of...

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Yemeni journalist killed by unknown gunmen

March 18, 2015 4:13 PM ET

Beirut, March 18, 2015--Two gunmen today shot dead an award-winning journalist and politician outside his house in the Yemeni capital of Sana'a, local and international news outlets reported. The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the murder....

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Journalists targeted while covering protests in Yemen

January 28, 2015 4:02 PM ET

New York, January 28, 2015--Several journalists have been attacked, detained, or their equipment seized in Sana'a in recent days, while at least one journalist has been reported missing, according to news reports and a local press freedom group. The...

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Yemeni journalist killed in explosion

January 8, 2015 11:50 AM ET

New York, January 8, 2015--A television correspondent was killed in the Yemeni city of Dhamar on January 4 when a bomb exploded while he was covering attempts by Houthi militiamen to defuse it, according to news reports. Khaled al-Washli, a...

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Khaled al-Washli

January 4, 2015 8:15 AM ET

Al-Washli, a correspondent for the Houthi-owned Al-Masirah TV, was killed in the Yemeni city of Dhamar when a bomb exploded while he was covering attempts by Houthi militiamen to defuse it, according to news reports. A statement posted online on...

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