Sabah al-Bazi

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Attacks on the Press in 2011: Journalists Killed

February 21, 2012 4:37 PM ET

Murders decline, but fatalities rise during coverage of protests. Photographers and freelancers pay an especially high price. Pakistan is the world's most dangerous nation....

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For journalists, coverage of political unrest proves deadly

December 20, 2011 12:01 AM ET

Journalists die at high rates while covering protests in the Arab world and elsewhere. Photographers and freelancers appear vulnerable. Pakistan is again the deadliest nation. A CPJ special report...

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Sabah al-Bazi

March 29, 2011 5:21 PM ET

Al-Bazi, 30, a correspondent for Al-Arabiya and contributor to Reuters and CNN, and Muammar Khadir Abdelwahad, 39, a correspondent for Al-Ayn news agency, were killed when gunmen wearing military uniforms seized control of a provincial government building in Tikrit, capital of...

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Iraqi journalist killed in siege of Tikrit government building

March 29, 2011 3:08 PM ET

New York, March 29, 2011--The Committee to Protect Journalists mourns the death of Sabah al-Bazi, a correspondent for Al-Arabiya and contributor to Reuters, CNN, and other international news outlets, who was killed today when gunmen wearing military uniforms seized control...

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