Journalists Killed in 1996 - Motive Confirmed: Djilali Arabidou
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1997|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1996 - Motive Confirmed: Djilali Arabidou, January 1997, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494f71dc.html [accessed 21 November 2017]|
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March 12, 1996, in Ain Naadja, Algeria
Arabidou, a photojournalist for the pro-government weekly Algérie-Actualité, was fatally shot in a suburb of Algiers, Ain Naadja. Islamic militants are thought to be responsible for his murder.
|Local or Foreign:||Local|
|Type of Death:||Murder|
|Suspected Source of Fire:||Political Group|
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