February 17, 1995, in near Oran, AlgeriaZiater, a reporter with the government-run, Arabic-language daily El-Djoumhouria, was shot to death while visiting his mother's grave in the Gdiel Cemetery, about 12 miles (20 kilometers) outside the city of Oran.
Job: Print Reporter
Local or Foreign: Local
Type of Death: Murder
Suspected Source of Fire: Unknown Fire
Taken Captive: No