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News Organization: AL-SALAM

Died: 2011

Location: YEMEN

Al-Thulaya, a newspaper reporter and photographer, was one of two journalists and at least 52 civilians killed when security forces fired on an anti-government demonstration just outside Sana’a University. Snipers shot the journalists as they took photos of the protest, reported The Yemen Times. A National Organization for Human Rights lawyer who was at the protest said, “They died holding their cameras.”