Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Mustafa Abada
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1994|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Mustafa Abada, January 1994, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e64949cc.html [accessed 23 May 2015]|
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Algerian State Television
October 14, 1993, in Algiers, Algeria
Abada, former director of Algerian State Television (he was replaced in August 1993) was shot and killed in Ain Taya, near Algiers, presumably by Muslim fundamentalists.
|Beats Covered:||Business, Culture, Politics|
|Local or Foreign:||Local|
|Type of Death:||Murder|
|Suspected Source of Fire:||Political Group|
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