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Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Smail Sbaghdi

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1995
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Smail Sbaghdi, January 1995, available at: [accessed 29 November 2015]
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Algerian Press Service
September 25, 1994, in Algiers, Algeria

Sbaghdi, a reporter with the official Algerian Press Service, was killed in Algiers when gunmen opened fire on the taxi in which he was riding.

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


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