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Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Kemal Kilic

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1994
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Confirmed: Kemal Kilic, January 1994, available at: [accessed 23 November 2017]
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Ozgur Gundem
February 25, 1993, in Kulunce Village, Turkey

Kilic, Urfa correspondent for the newspaper Ozgur Gundem, was shot and killed by unknown assailants in Kulunce Village, near the city of Urfa. Police had questioned him about a news release he had published on the difficulties distributors had faced in selling the newspaper in Sanli Urfa Province.

Job:Print Reporter
Beats Covered:Human Rights
Local or Foreign:Local
Type of Death:Murder
Suspected Source of Fire:Government Officials
Taken Captive:No


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