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Bodies of Western reporters handed to embassies: report

Saturday, March 3, 2012 Comments off

The bodies of two Western journalists killed in Syria were handed over to the French ambassador and to a Polish diplomat in Damascus on Saturday, an AFP correspondent reported.

Veteran US reporter Marie Colvin of the Sunday Times and French photographer Remi Ochlik were killed in a rocket attack in the rebel Baba Amr neighbourhood of Homs on February 22. Read more…

Syria – bodies of 2 reporters handed to ICRC

Saturday, March 3, 2012 Comments off

Syrian authorities on Friday handed over the bodies of two Western journalists killed in Homs to the International Committee of the Red Cross.

The bodies of American Marie Colvin and Frenchman Remi Ochlik were transferred by ambulance from Homs to Damascus. Read more…

US and French reporters killed in Syria

Thursday, February 23, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Feb. 23, 2012

Two journalists have been killed in artillery attacks by Syrian government forces in Homs, central Syria. Read more…

Libyan TV reporter Hala Al Misrati denies news of her death at the hands of Libyan rebels – VIDEO

Tuesday, February 21, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Feb. 21, 2012

Libyan reporter Hala Al Misrati has denied the news of her death at the hands of Libyan rebels, stressing the good treatment of the rebels in its jail, which appeared in a video on Sunday 19 February. Read more…

Popular Libyan TV reporter killed in Tripoli jail

Sunday, February 19, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Feb. 19, 2012           “Hala al-Misrati”

A popular Libyan TV reporter, Hala al-Misrati, has been killed in a prison cell in Tripoli, the Al Arabiya television reports.

This happened on February 17, exactly a year after the beginning of an armed rebellion that led to regime change in Libya last autumn. Read more…

Libya Conflict:Italian journalists released in Libya

Thursday, August 25, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 25,2011

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WAR IN LIBYA:Freedom for Hala Al misrati – VIDEO

Thursday, August 25, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 25,2011                                
The Libyan Journalist Hala Al Misrati Has been Kidnapped by the Libyan rebels who are Loyal to the so-called  National Transitional  Council (NTC) in Libya.

Please help us save her and spread the word:

Journalists should always be safe by Read more…

Libya:Italian journalists kidnapped in Libya by Gaddafi loyalists

Thursday, August 25, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 25,2011

 Journalists in Libya. Photo: AFP  Read more…

Libya:Woman pleads with press for help -IT

Saturday, March 26, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News March 26,2011
A weeping Libyan woman made a desperate plea for help today after slipping into a Tripoli hotel full of foreign journalists to show bruises and scars she said had been inflicted on her by Col Gadafy’s militiamen. Read more…

Chinese authorities are urged to investigate death of a journalist

Monday, January 10, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 10,2011.
Chinese authorities have been urged by the head of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), to probe the death of Chinese journalist Sun Hongjie.
Hongjie worked as a senior reporter for the Beijing Chenbao newspaper.

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