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Journalists Killed in 1996 - Motive Confirmed: Antonio Casemero

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1997
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1996 - Motive Confirmed: Antonio Casemero, January 1997, available at: [accessed 29 November 2015]
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Televisao Popular de Angola
October 30, 1996, in Cabinda, Angola

Casemero, a correspondent in Cabinda for Televisao Popular de Angola, the state-owned television station, was fatally shot October 30 at his home in Cabinda, reportedly by police. Colleagues say that a regional official in Cabinda had harassed him several weeks earlier.

Job:Broadcast Reporter
Beats Covered:Culture, Politics
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Murder
Suspected Source of Fire:Government Officials
Taken Captive:No


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