Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Mohamed Salah Benachour
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1995|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Mohamed Salah Benachour, January 1995, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494c2c.html [accessed 25 October 2016]|
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Algerian Press Service
October 20, 1994, in Boufarik, Algeria
Benachour, a reporter for the official Algerian Press Service, was shot and killed in Boufarik, south of Algiers, as he was returning from work.
|Beats Covered:||Politics, War|
|Local or Foreign:||Local|
|Type of Death:||Murder|
|Suspected Source of Fire:||Unknown Fire|
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