Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Confirmed: Azzedine Saidj
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1996|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Confirmed: Azzedine Saidj, January 1996, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494da23.html [accessed 23 October 2014]|
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May 15, 1995, in near Algiers, Algeria
Saidj, former editor-in-chief of the now-defunct independent weekly E- Ouma, was found dead in his car, about 10 miles east of Algiers. His throat had been slit.
|Beats Covered:||Culture, Politics, War|
|Local or Foreign:||Local|
|Type of Death:||Murder|
|Suspected Source of Fire:||Unknown Fire|
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