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MONA  AL-BAKKOUR

News Organization: AL-THAWRA

Died: 2012

Location: SYRIA

War: SYRIAN CIVIL WAR (2011-

Al-Bakkour, a reporter for Syria’s official daily newspaper, Al-Thawra, and manager of a pro-government news website, was killed in an explosion in Aleppo. She was reporting on fighting between government forces and rebels opposed to President Bashar Assad.