November 24, 2013, in Aleppo, Syria
Naddaf, a cameraman with the opposition news agency Shahba Press, was shot by a sniper while covering clashes between the Syrian army and the rebels in the Al-Sheik Saied neighborhood of Aleppo, according to the agency, the Syrian Journalists Association, and local human rights group Syrian Human Rights Committee.
Ma'moun Abu Amr, editor-in-chief of Shahba Press, told CPJ that Naddaf, who was accompanying the rebels, was killed instantly.
Shahba Press also publishes a weekly magazine called Free Syria, which is printed in Turkey and distributed in the northern areas.
Job: Camera Operator
Beats Covered: Politics, War
Local or Foreign: Local
Type of Death: Crossfire/Combat-Related
Suspected Source of Fire: Military Officials