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Journalists Killed in 2007 - Motive Confirmed: Saif Laith Yousuf

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 2008
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 2007 - Motive Confirmed: Saif Laith Yousuf, January 2008, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e64963d23.html [accessed 28 July 2016]
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ABC News
May 17, 2007, in Baghdad, Iraq

Gunmen in two cars ambushed and killed cameraman Alaa Uldeen Aziz, 33, and soundman Saif Laith Yousuf, 26, on their way home from the network's Baghdad bureau, ABC News reported. ABC said Aziz was survived by a wife and two daughters, while Yousuf was set to marry his fiancée.

Medium:Television
Job:Technician
Beats Covered:War
Gender:Male
Local or Foreign:Local
Freelance:No
Type of Death:Murder
Suspected Source of Fire:Political Group
Impunity:Yes
Taken Captive:No
Tortured:No
Threatened:No

 

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