Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Lahcene Bensaadallah
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1995|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Lahcene Bensaadallah, January 1995, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494bd23.html [accessed 9 December 2016]|
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October 12, 1994, in Algiers, Algeria
Bensaadallah, director of El-Irshad, a publication affiliated with the moderate Islamist party Hamas, was shot and killed outside his home in Badr, a neighborhood in Algiers.
|Local or Foreign:||Local|
|Type of Death:||Murder|
|Suspected Source of Fire:||Unknown Fire|
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