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Deaths of journalists in Syria highlight dangers

From Richard Allen Greene, CNN
February 23, 2012 — Updated 0323 GMT (1123 HKT)
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Deaths highlight danger in Syria

  • NEW: “Reports of my survival may be exaggerated,” Colvin wrote hours before her death
  • At least five journalists have now been killed in Syria this year
  • Colleagues remember longtime reporter Marie Colvin as “a class act”
  • Prize-winning French photographer Remi Ochlik, 28, also dies in shelling

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London (CNN) — The deaths of two Western journalists Wednesday in Syria — where at least three other journalists have been killed in covering the uprising — highlight the danger reporters face in covering conflict zones.

Marie Colvin, a longtime American foreign correspondent for London’s The Sunday Times, and prize-winning war photographer Remi Ochlik, 28, were killed in shelling in the city of Homs, the…

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  1. craiglock Says:

    Reblogged this on The International Correspondent: Peace Pursuit .


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