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Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Nazim Babaoglu

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1995
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Nazim Babaoglu, January 1995, available at: [accessed 28 November 2015]
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Ozgur Gundem
March 12, 1994, in near Urfa, Turkey

Babaoglu, Urfa correspondent for the pro-Kurdish daily Ozgur Gundem, was presumed dead after disappearing in Siverek, a small town near Urfa. He had traveled there to follow up on a news tip from a colleague, who later denied phoning him.

Job:Print Reporter
Beats Covered:Culture, Politics
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Unknown
Suspected Source of Fire:Unknown Fire


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