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Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Confirmed: Ali Boukerbache

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1996
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Confirmed: Ali Boukerbache, January 1996, available at: [accessed 18 October 2017]
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March 21, 1995, in near Algiers, Algeria

Boukerbache, owner of the private production company Media-TV, was shot to death in his car at an intersection between Dergana and Rouiba, about 12 miles (20 kilometers) east of Algiers, as he was driving to Media-TV's offices. The company had recently produced a documentary about women and terrorism.

Job:Publisher / Owner
Beats Covered:Culture, War
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Murder
Suspected Source of Fire:Unknown Fire
Taken Captive:No


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