Sep 12, 2014

Islamic State threatens to behead Iraqi journalist: RSF

An Iraqi journalist has been kidnapped by Islamic State militants who are threatening to behead him if he refuses to work for them, media watchdog Reporters Without Borders (RSF) warned Thursday. Raad Mohammed al-Azzawi, a cameraman, was taken prisoner on Sunday in Samarra, a ...

Journalist killed in Syria honored at U.S. museum

May 17, 2013

Journalist killed in Syria honored at U.S. museum

A Japanese who was among 88 journalists who died last year while reporting the news was honored at the Newseum this week in Washington. Mika Yamamoto, killed last year while covering the civil war in Syria, was added Monday to the Journalists Memorial of ...