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Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Gratien Karambizi

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1995
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Gratien Karambizi, January 1995, available at: [accessed 29 March 2017]
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April 9, 1994, in Kigali, Rwanda

Karambizi, a journalist with the opposition paper Imbaga, was killed at his home in Kimisayara, Kigali. Two of his children were killed with him. He had been detained for six weeks in 1991.

Job:Print Reporter
Beats Covered:Politics
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Murder
Suspected Source of Fire:Paramilitary Group
Taken Captive:No


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