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Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Artur Gilela

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1995
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Radio Nacional de Angola
June 16, 1994, in Kuito, Angola

Gilela, a sound engineer with Angolan National Radio was killed covering heavy fighting in Kuito between government forces and rebels of the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA).

Beats Covered:War
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Crossfire/Combat-Related
Suspected Source of Fire:Political Group


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