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Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Saad Bakhtaoui

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1994
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Saad Bakhtaoui, January 1994, available at: [accessed 7 October 2015]
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September 10, 1993, in Algiers, Algeria

Bakhtaoui, formerly a reporter with El-Minbar, organ of the Popular Association for Unity and Action, was kidnapped on September 10. His body was found on September 11 or 12 in Larbaa, near Algiers. Bakhtaoui had been shot to death.

Job:Print Reporter
Beats Covered:Politics
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Murder
Suspected Source of Fire:Unknown Fire
Taken Captive:Yes


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