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Photo Credit: Shaam News Network/Courtesy Agence France-Presse

BASSEL  AL-SHAHADE

News Organization: FREELANCE

Died: 2012

Location: SYRIA

War: SYRIAN CIVIL WAR (2011-

Al-Shahade, a filmmaker, and cameraman Ahmed al-Assam were filming fighting in Homs when a shell hit their car, killing both men. Al-Shahade had been studying at Syracuse University but left in 2011 to cover Syria’s uprising.