Yahya Abdul Hamid

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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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Yahya Abdul Hamid

September 12, 2015 5:34 PM ET

Abdul Hamid, the director of Radio Rasheed in Mosul, was murdered by Islamic State militants in September 2015, a colleague at the independent station told CPJ, confirming news reports. The colleague, who asked not to be named for fear of...

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