Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Confirmed: Ameur Ouagueni
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1996|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Confirmed: Ameur Ouagueni, January 1996, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494d923.html [accessed 30 July 2014]|
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August 20, 1995, in Algiers, Algeria
Ouagueni, head of the international news department at the French-language independent daily Le Matin, was shot in front of his home in Algiers. He died in a hospital later that night.
|Beats Covered:||Business, Culture, Politics|
|Local or Foreign:||Local|
|Type of Death:||Murder|
|Suspected Source of Fire:||Unknown Fire|
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