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Photo Credit: Courtesy Radio Khaatumo

AHMED FARAH ILYAS

News Organization: UNIVERSAL TV

Died: 2012

Location: SOMALIA

Ilyas, a television reporter at Universal TV in northern Somalia, was going home from work when armed men opened fire, killing him. In reporting his death, the National Union of Somali Journalists said, “Journalists are being targeted for their work.”