Journalists Killed  |  Bosnia

Tihomir Tunukovic


November 1, 1992, in Travnik, Bosnia

Tunukovic, a freelance cameraman on retainer for BBC TV, was killed instantly after his vehicle was hit by a 40 mm anti-aircraft round fired from the top of a hill. He was traveling alone in an armored Land Rover in Travnik during the attack. It is believed that Bosnian Serbs fired the shell.

Medium: Television

Job: Camera Operator

Beats Covered: War

Gender: Male

Local or Foreign: Local

Freelance: Yes

Type of Death: Crossfire/Combat-Related

Suspected Source of Fire: Military Officials

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