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Journalists Freed

AP | Posted 09.15.2012 | Media

TRIPOLI, Libya -- A local Libyan TV station manager says two of his journalists have been freed after more than a week being held captive by militiame...

WATCH: What It Was Like In That Libyan Hotel

Posted 10.25.2011 | Media

The BBC's Matthew Price delivered an extraordinary report describing what life was like as he and 35 other journalists were trapped inside Libya's Rix...

Journalists Freed From Libya Hotel

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.24.2011 | Media

After a harrowing five days of confinement, scores of journalists have been freed from a Libya hotel. CNN's Matthew Chance, one of the freed journa...

'Desperate Situation' For Journalists Trapped In Libya Hotel

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 10.24.2011 | Media

UPDATE: All the journalists in the hotel were freed on Wednesday. Click here for more details. ORIGINAL STORY: Journalists trapped inside a Libyan ...

Another Journalist Missing In Libya

AP | By SARAH BRUMFIELD | Posted 08.04.2011 | Media

BALTIMORE -- As the uprisings of the "Arab Spring" began to unfold, writer Matthew VanDyke was at home in Baltimore, editing a book and film about his...

Reporter Recounts Libyan Detention, Watching Fellow Journalist Die

AP | RUSSELL CONTRERAS | Posted 07.27.2011 | Media

BOSTON — An American journalist held captive for six weeks in Libya said Friday he constantly relives watching a fellow journalist get killed an...

Family Of Journalist Killed In Libya Trying To Get Body Home

AP | DONNA BRYSON | Posted 07.26.2011 | Media

JOHANNESBURG — President Jacob Zuma will pass information to Libyan authorities about the possible location of the remains of a South African ph...

Anton Hammerl, Photojournalist, Killed In Libya

AP | By DANICA KIRKA | Posted 07.20.2011 | Media

LONDON -- The family of missing South African photographer Anton Hammerl said Friday they now believe he was killed in the Libyan desert by Moammar Ga...

Journalists Held In Libya To Be Freed

AP | DIAA HADID | Posted 07.18.2011 | Media

TRIPOLI, Libya — Four journalists detained in Libya since early April have completed an administrative hearing and will be released Tuesday or W...

16 Journalists Still Detained Or Missing In Libya

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 06.27.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Sixteen journalists covering the conflict in Libya are reported missing or detained by authorities in the North African country. Thre...

GOOD NEWS: Reporter Captured In Libya Is Alive And Well

Posted 06.21.2011 | Media

Clare Morgana Gillis, the reporter for the Atlantic who was captured in early April by the Libyan government, has told her parents that she is alive a...

Oscar-Nominated Journalist Killed In Libya

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.20.2011 | Media

UPDATE, 4/21: The Associated Press reported Thursday that the bodies of Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros, the journalists killed in Libya on Wednesd...

Captured Reporters Still Being Held In Libya

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.11.2011 | Media

UPDATE: White House spokesman Jay Carney called for the release of the four reporters captured in Libya. Speaking during Monday's White House press br...

UPDATE: Missing AP Photographer Altaf Qadri Found Safe In Libya

AP | Posted 06.10.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- An award-winning Associated Press photographer covering the conflict in Libya was located Sunday after being missing for more than a day, ...

Three More Journalists Held By Libyan Army

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

CAIRO — Three Western journalists who went missing in Libya last week were arrested at gunpoint by soldiers loyal to Moammar Gadhafi, Agence Fra...

Fox News Reporter Admits Error In Libya Story

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A Fox News reporter who claimed that journalists are being used as human shields by the Libyan government acknowledged that she had made an error in h...

4 New York Times Journalists Missing In Libya

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The New York Times reported Wednesday that four of its journalists are missing in Libya. According to the paper, the journalists were last in conta...