9 Journalists Murdered in Syria since 1992


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2014

1992


Statistical Analysis

Job *

44% Broadcast reporter
44% Camera Operator
22% Columnist / Commentator
44% Editor
33% Photographer
33% Internet reporter/writer
33% Print reporter/writer
22% Producer
22% Publisher/Owner
22% Technician
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Medium *

67% Internet
44% Print
22% Radio
67% Television
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Gender

100% Male
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Local / Foreign

67% Local
33% Foreign
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Murder Victims

33% Taken Captive
11% Threatened
22% Tortured

Impunity in Murder Cases

100% Complete impunity
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Suspected Source of Fire in Murder Cases

22% Criminal group
33% Government Officials
22% Local Residents
33% Military Officials
22% Mob Violence
22% Paramilitary Group
78% Political Group
22% Unknown
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Beats Covered by Victims *

22% Business
22% Corruption
22% Crime
33% Culture
33% Human Rights
78% Politics
33% Sports
100% War
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Freelance

33% Freelance
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All figures are rounded to the nearest full percentage point. * May add up to more than 100 percent because more than one category applies in some cases.


9 Journalists Murdered in Syria

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Steven Sotloff, Freelance

     August or September, 2014, in Unknown, Syria

James Foley, Freelance

     August 2014, in Unknown, Syria

Yasser Faisal al-Jumaili, Freelance

     December 4, 2013, in Idlib, Syria

Mohammad Saeed, Al-Arabiya

     October 29, 2013, in Aleppo, Syria

Suhail Mahmoud al-Ali, Dunya TV

     January 4, 2013, in Damascus, Syria

Abdel Karim al-Oqda, Shaam News Network

     September 19, 2012, in Hama, Syria

Mosaab al-Obdaallah, Tishreen

     August 22, 2012, in Damascus, Syria

Ali Abbas, SANA

     August 11, 2012, in Damascus, Syria

Ihsan al-Buni, Al-Thawra

     July 12, 2012, in Damascus, Syria