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Photo Credit: Courtesy Somalia Report

ALI AHMED ABDI

News Organization: RADIO GALKAYO

Died: 2012

Location: SOMALIA

Abdi, a radio and Internet reporter, was shot to death by masked men as he walked home in Galkayo, in north central Somalia. Insurgents claimed responsibility, saying Abdi was killed because he had spied for the regional government while at the radio station.