Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Unconfirmed: Labib Ibrahim
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1995|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Unconfirmed: Labib Ibrahim, January 1995, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494d223.html [accessed 3 March 2015]|
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September 17, 1994, in near Qena, Egypt
Ibrahim, a photographer working for UNICEF, was killed when gunmen attacked a convoy of UNICEF employees and Egyptian police as they were driving from Luxor to Qena in southern Egypt. Four policemen were also killed in the attack. The next day, Al-Gamaa al-Islamiya (Islamic Group) claimed responsibility for the attack.