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Al Jazeera journalist shot in Syria while crossing the streets
 Part of channel(s): Syria (current event)

A sniper killed an Al-Jazeera reporter in southern Syria on Friday, the pan-Arab television network said, in the second such shooting of a journalist in two days in the conflict-swept country.

The killings take the death toll of reporters who have died in Syria's 22-month conflict to at least 20, according to a count by AFP and Paris-based media watchdog Reporters Without Borders, or RSF.

"Mohammed Hourani was shot dead by a regime sniper in Basra al-Harir in the province of Daraa, while he was covering the clashes there," Al-Jazeera said in a statement.





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Added: Jan-18-2013 Occurred On: Jan-18-2013
By: HansWerner
Tags: FSA Crime, Pro FSA Al Jazeera Propagandist Hit,
Location: Syria (load item map)
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