Mohammad Matar Abdo

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Attacks on the Press 2007: Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territory

February 5, 2008 11:05 AM ET

ISRAEL and the Occupied Palestinian Territory A bitter power struggle between the Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah left journalists vulnerable to harassment and attack, with the slayings of two local media workers and the abduction of BBC correspondent Alan Johnston...

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Journalist, media worker killed in Gaza City

May 14, 2007 12:00 PM ET

New York, May 14, 2007—The Committee to Protect Journalist is outraged by the killings of a journalist and a media worker, who were shot on Sunday in Gaza City. Gunmen wearing presidential guard uniforms stopped a taxi carrying Suleiman Abdul-Rahim...

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Suleiman Abdul-Rahim al-Ashi

May 13, 2007 12:00 AM ET

Gunmen wearing Presidential Guard uniforms stopped a taxi carrying al-Ashi, 25, an economics editor for the Hamas-affiliated daily Palestine, and Mohammad Matar Abdo, 25, a manager responsible for distribution and civic relations, Editor-in-Chief Mustafa al-Sawaf told CPJ. The taxi...

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