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Photo Credit: Courtesy La Nacion/La Nueva Provincia

MARIANA VERONICA CABRERA

News Organization: AMERICA TV

Died: 2003

Location: IRAQ

War: IRAQ WAR

The freelance television camerawoman was on assignment to cover the war in Iraq for the Argentine television station America TV. While riding in a convoy of other journalists en route to Baghdad, a tire burst on her vehicle, causing it to roll over several times. She was taken to a hospital, where she died. She lived in Brazil, was married and had a 3-year-old daughter.