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Photo Credit: Courtesy Family of Mazhar Tayyara via YouTube

MAZHAR  TAYYARA

News Organization: FREELANCE

Died: 2012

Location: SYRIA

War: SYRIAN CIVIL WAR (2011-

Tayyara, a videographer who freelanced for Agence France-Presse, was killed during fighting in Homs. He was reporting from a shelled area and helping people injured from the blasts when he was hit by a second volley of shells.