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ALI  ABBAS

News Organization: SYRIAN ARAB NEWS AGENCY

Died: 2012

Location: SYRIA

War: SYRIAN CIVIL WAR (2011-

Abbas, the head of domestic news for the official state Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA), was killed by unidentified gunmen in his home in Damascus. SANA said he was “assassinated by an armed terrorist group.”