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Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Confirmed: Saïda Djebaili

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1996
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1995 - Motive Confirmed: Saïda Djebaili, January 1996, available at: [accessed 19 October 2017]
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Al-Hayat al-Arabia
October 17, 1995, in Algiers, Algeria

Djebaili, a journalist with the Arabic-language daily Al-Hayat al-Arabia, was killed in Algiers along with her driver, Mustafa Lazar, as she was returning home from work. She was shot several times in the head with automatic weapons.

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


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