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Posted On: 4 May 2009 11:15 am
Updated On: 12 November 2020 02:09 pm

Website of slain scribes

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The Doha Centre for Media Freedom (DCMF) has created a new website dedicated to journalists who were killed performing their duty since World War II. Called The Journalists’ Memorial, the website lists all the journalists and media assistants slain in the course of their work since 1944, with their country of origin, age, media outlets they worked for and how they died. So far this year, 39 journalists have been killed on job. Not since 1993 has a year been so deadly. The figures show journalists are as threatened today as ever. Seems like The Peninsula forgot the most important thing which is the website.....