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Journalists Killed in 2007 - Motive Confirmed: Muhammad Arif

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 2008
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 2007 - Motive Confirmed: Muhammad Arif, January 2008, available at: [accessed 28 May 2016]
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ARY One World TV
October 19, 2007, in Karachi, Pakistan

Arif was among more than 130 people killed in an October 19 bombing in Karachi, which took place during a political rally held to celebrate former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto's homecoming. The cameraman, who was on assignment, was survived by his wife and six children.

Job:Camera Operator
Beats Covered:Politics
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Dangerous Assignment
Suspected Source of Fire:Political Group


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