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Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Unconfirmed: Labib Ibrahim

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1995
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Unconfirmed: Labib Ibrahim, January 1995, available at: [accessed 25 November 2017]
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September 17, 1994, in near Qena, Egypt

Ibrahim, a photographer working for UNICEF, was killed when gunmen attacked a convoy of UNICEF employees and Egyptian police as they were driving from Luxor to Qena in southern Egypt. Four policemen were also killed in the attack. The next day, Al-Gamaa al-Islamiya (Islamic Group) claimed responsibility for the attack.

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