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News Organization: CALGARY HERALD
AFGHANISTAN: WAR ON TERROR (2001-)
Lang, who was in Afghanistan to report on Canadian troops based there, was killed with four Canadian soldiers when their vehicle hit a roadside bomb. She had just started a six-week assignment in Afghanistan. The Calgary Herald said she is believed to be the first Herald reporter killed on the job in the paper's 126-year history. Lang was 34 and had recently announced her engagement.