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Journalist Killed

Second Journalist In Two Weeks Burned To Death In India

AP | Posted 06.22.2015 | Media

NEW DELHI (AP) — Police have arrested two men suspected of kidnapping and killing a journalist in central Madhya Pradesh state, an official said Mon...

Oscar-Worthy Performances by World Leaders (Paris Edition)

Chaker Khazaal | Posted 03.18.2015 | Politics
Chaker Khazaal

It should not escape notice that a handful of the world leaders who were at the march advocating freedom of speech do not uphold this right in their own countries, much less promote it. It made me think of an Oscar-worthy performance, ending when the credits rolled and everyone went home.

Charlie Hebdo Shootings Worst Attack On Media Since 2009

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 01.08.2015 | Media

The deadly siege on the offices of satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo was the worst attack on the media since 2009, the Committee to Project Journalist...

Lawyer Demands New Inquiry In Death Of Myanmar Journalist

Reuters | Posted 02.01.2015 | Media

* Freelance journalist died after being detained by army * His wife, rights groups believe he was tortured * United Stat...

Myanmar Activists Call For Probe Into Journalist's Killing

Reuters | Posted 12.29.2014 | Media

YANGON, Oct 29 (Reuters) - A group of activist organizations in Myanmar demanded the setting up of an independent commission on Wednesday to probe t...

Iranian TV Says Death Of Journalist In Turkey Is 'Very Suspect'

Reuters | Posted 12.20.2014 | Media

ANKARA, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Iranian television pointed the finger at Turkey on Monday over the death of a Lebanese-American journalist killed in a ca...

Journalist Shot, Killed In Cambodia

AP | SOPHENG CHEANG | Posted 12.12.2014 | Media

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodian police said Monday that they have detained three men, including a timber trader, believed to be linked to the ...

Colombian Journalist Gunned Down

AP | Posted 10.13.2014 | Media

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Police in Colombia say assassins have killed a journalist just three weeks after his official security detail was pulled. ...

Reporter Found Shot To Death In Honduras

AP | Posted 07.22.2014 | Media

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — The body of a television reporter was found in Honduras on Monday a day after he went missing. He had been shot twice. ...

Press Freedom Groups Condemn Israeli Airstrike That Killed Media Worker

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 07.14.2014 | Media

Several press freedom groups have spoken out against the Israel Defense Forces' airstrike that killed a Palestinian media worker on Wednesday. Ham...

Journalist Killed In Eastern Ukraine

AP | By NATALIYA VASILYEVA | Posted 08.17.2014 | Media

MOSCOW (AP) — Two Russian journalists for a Russian state-owned TV channel died Tuesday in eastern Ukraine after being hit by mortar fire, the Rossi...

Court Ruling Is First In Journalistic History

Reuters | Posted 05.02.2014 | Media

By Katharine Houreld ISLAMABAD, March 1 (Reuters) - A Pakistani court convicted five men on Saturday of murdering a young television r...

Journalists Death Leads To Mexican Prosecutor's Resignation

AP | Posted 02.21.2014 | Latino Voices

VERACRUZ, Mexico (AP) — The head prosecutor in Mexico's Veracruz state has resigned one week after the body of a kidnapped newspaper reporter was fo...

Journalist Killed By Rebel Group

AP | Posted 04.18.2014 | Media

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Colleagues say a journalist covering military operations in eastern Congo has been killed in an ambush. Jacque...

Was This Reporter Killed Because Of His Stories?

AP | Posted 04.17.2014 | Latino Voices

VERACRUZ, Mexico (AP) — The daughters of a reporter slain in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz are saying their father had been threatened because of...

Journalist Killer Convicted

AP | Posted 06.10.2013 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY — Prosecutors in Mexico have won a 38-year prison sentence against a man convicted of killing journalist Regina Martinez, but the ma...

Journalist Couple Stabbed To Death In Bangladesh

AP | FARID HOSSAIN | Posted 04.12.2012 | Media

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Two television journalists in Bangladesh were found stabbed to death Saturday in their home in the capital of Dhaka, police...

Bangkok Burns After Thai Army Launches Deadly Assault On Protesters

AP | JOCELYN GECKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK — Buildings smoldered across central Bangkok early Thursday and troops exchanged sporadic fire with pockets of holdouts a day after the ...