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News Organization: AL-SA'A

Died: 2007

Location: IRAQ

The photographer had taken pictures of damage to the central mosque in Ramadi caused by a U.S. bombardment when he was followed by several men who had been watching him. The unknown assailants caught up with him as he drove away and fatally shot him. In addition to working for Al-Sa'a, he contributed pictures on a freelance basis to the daily Al-Sabah, a state-run newspaper.