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Journalist Survived Shooting Attack in Afghanistan

Gunmen on motorbikes brandish small firearms and shoot a television journalist in his car in the Afghan capital, Kabul. The journalist was hurt. Ali Reza Sharifi, journalist Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB), survived Friday’s attack (29/10) night, deputy Taliban spokesman, Bilal Karimi, told Associated Press. “We are investigating to …

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Trial of Dutch Journalist Murderer Begins

The trial of two men charged with murdering Dutch criminal reporter Peter R. de Vries begins Monday (18/10). De Vries was shot on July 6 this year on a street in central Amsterdam after his regular appearance on Dutch television shows. He died nine days later. Dutch police said the …

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Due to Old Job, US Journalist Arrested in Myanmar

An American journalist, who has been detained for nearly five months in military-controlled Myanmar, is being prosecuted for alleged abuses by the news agency where he once worked. He was charged more than six months after leaving the media, the journalist’s lawyer said Friday. Danny Fenster was detained at Yangon …

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