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News Organization: RADIO MAANTA

Died: 2012

Location: SOMALIA

Absuge, a reporter for Radio Maanta, was shot in the head near a school in Mogadishu by unknown gunmen who fled the scene. Al-Shabab, a militant insurgent group, claimed responsibility for the shooting, saying Absuge was “a spy against Allah’s forces.”