Naji Jerf

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For journalists fleeing Islamic State, Turkey 'is as dangerous as Syria'

January 11, 2016 6:28 PM ET

For the past two years, activists and journalists seeking refuge from Islamic State repression in Raqqa would take sanctuary across the border in southern Turkey, setting up safe houses and offices, and darting back to Syria regularly with camera...

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Syrian journalist Naji Jerf shot dead in Gaziantep, Turkey

December 27, 2015 2:03 PM ET

New York, December 27, 2015--Naji Jerf, editor-in-chief of the independent monthly Hentah and the maker of documentary films on the militant group Islamic State, was shot and killed in broad daylight today by unknown assailants with a silenced pistol in...

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Naji Jerf

December 27, 2015 12:29 PM ET

Jerf, editor-in-chief of the independent monthly Hentah and the maker of documentary films on the militant group Islamic State, was shot in front of a building that houses Syrian opposition news outlets in downtown Gaziantep in Turkey, near the Syrian...

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