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News Organization: DUNYA NEWS

Died: 2012

Location: PAKISTAN

Abid, a reporter for a private Urdu-language news channel in Pakistan’s Balochistan province, was fatally shot as he sat in a barber shop. The chief minister of Balochistan — a province torn by ethnic strife — said journalists were being killed to prevent them from reporting and to create unrest.