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Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Abderrahmane Chergou

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1994
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Abderrahmane Chergou, January 1994, available at: [accessed 9 October 2015]
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September 28, 1993, in Algiers, Algeria

Chergou, a freelance journalist and official of the leftist PAGS party, was stabbed to death outside his home in the Algiers suburb of Mohammedia.

Job:Print Reporter
Beats Covered:Politics
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Murder
Suspected Source of Fire:Unknown Fire
Taken Captive:No


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