Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Confirmed: Ameur Ouagueni
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1996|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Confirmed: Ameur Ouagueni, January 1996, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494d923.html [accessed 17 January 2018]|
August 20, 1995, in Algiers, Algeria
Ouagueni, head of the international news department at the French-language independent daily Le Matin, was shot in front of his home in Algiers. He died in a hospital later that night.
|Beats Covered:||Business, Culture, Politics|
|Local or Foreign:||Local|
|Type of Death:||Murder|
|Suspected Source of Fire:||Unknown Fire|
Copyright notice: © Committee to Protect Journalists. All rights reserved. Articles may be reproduced only with permission from CPJ.