Nazar Abdulwahid al-Radhi

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Abducted Iraqi reporter freed

November 5, 2007 12:00 PM ET

New York, November 5, 2007—The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes the weekend release of Radio Free Iraq correspondent Jumana al-Obaidi, who was held by kidnappers for nearly two weeks. The station’s parent, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), said al-Obaidi was...

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Abducted Iraqi reporter freed

November 5, 2007 12:00 PM ET

New York, November 5, 2007—The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes the weekend release of Radio Free Iraq correspondent Jumana al-Obaidi, who was held by kidnappers for nearly two weeks. The station’s parent, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), said al-Obaidi...

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Radio Free Iraq correspondent abducted in Baghdad

October 23, 2007 12:00 PM ET

New York, October 23, 2007­­— The Committee to Protect Journalists expressed deep concern today about the abduction of a radio correspondent and the slaying of her driver in Baghdad on Monday. Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) said the correspondent, whose...

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Journalists slain in a bloody week in Iraq

June 11, 2007 8:00 PM ET

New York, June 1, 2007—The Committee to Protect Journalists mourns the slayings of four Iraqi journalists during an especially deadly week in the country. Nazar Abdulwahid al-Radhi, 38, a correspondent for the independent news agency Aswat al-Iraq and Radio Free...

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Iraqi journalist who endured abductions, threats is slain in Mosul

June 7, 2007 12:00 PM ET

New York, June 7, 2007—An Iraqi journalist who had been abducted, shot and threatened with death was slain in Mosul today by unidentified gunmen who answered her cell phone after the killing and told the caller "she went to hell."...

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