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Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Brian Brinton

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1995
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Brian Brinton, January 1995, available at: [accessed 28 November 2015]
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May 1, 1994, in an area near Mostar, Bosnia

Brian Brinton, a freelance photographer from the United States, and Francis Tomasic, a freelance journalist acting as a translator for William Vollman of Spin magazine, were killed by road mines en route to Mostar.

Beats Covered:War
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Crossfire/Combat-Related
Suspected Source of Fire:Military Officials


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