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Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Jean-Claude Jumel

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1994
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Jean-Claude Jumel, January 1994, available at: [accessed 18 February 2018]
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June 18, 1993, in Mogadishu, Somalia

Jumel, a French soundman for the Paris-based television station TF1, was killed by sniper fire when unknown gunmen ambushed his television crew's vehicle on the road between the airport and Mogadishu. Jumel had just arrived in Somalia and was driving into the city with other members of the television crew.

Beats Covered:War
Local or Foreign:Foreign
Type of Death:Crossfire/Combat-Related
Suspected Source of Fire:Political Group


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