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HATEM  ABU YEHIA

News Organization: AL-IKHBARIYA

Died: 2012

Location: SYRIA

War: SYRIAN CIVIL WAR (2011-

Abu Yehia, a cameraman for Al-Ikhbariya television station, was one of four members of the stationís news team kidnapped near Damascus by rebels in the Free Syrian Army. He was killed under unclear circumstances; the others were released unharmed.