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Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Abdelhamid Benmeni

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1994
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Abdelhamid Benmeni, January 1994, available at: [accessed 19 February 2018]
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August 9, 1993, in Algiers, Algeria

Benmeni, a reporter who held an administrative position at the French-language weekly magazine Algérie-Actualité, was killed by three unknown assailants at his home in Eucalyptus, Algiers.

Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Murder
Suspected Source of Fire:Unknown Fire
Taken Captive:No


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