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ATTACKS ON REPORTERS CONTINUE IN EGYPT

February 7, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Arab-American reporter Ayman Mohyeldin, an anchor for al-Jazeera English, was arrested by the Egyptian military and held for seven hours in Cairo on Sunday, the network said. Mohyeldin’s arrest was the latest in an apparently coordinated military effort to intimidate journalists in general, and al-Jazeera journalists in particular, who are covering the Egyptian protests. Earlier […]

MORE TV REPORTERS GUNNED DOWN IN IRAQ

September 9, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Insurgent gunmen in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul on Wednesday shot and killed two TV reporters, Safah Abdul Hameed (aka Safa al-Din Abdel Hamid) and Safaa al-Khaiyatt, as they were leaving for work at the al-Mosuliyah satellite TV station. (The reports were somewhat confusing and may have referred to a single incident involving a […]