110 journalists died to keep us informed in 2015

Reporters without Borders have published the figures for journalists targetted in the line of duty this past year: no fewer than 110 were killed in 2015, bringing the total for the past decade to 787. Producing the annual round-up of acts of violence against journalists has been a key aspect of the organization’s work for the past 20 years.

 

Picture from Reporters without Borders website.

 

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110 journalists killed in 2015, most in “peaceful” countriesThe Nation, 29 December 2015

 

Most reporters killed in 2015 “didn’t die in war zones“‘, Aljazeera, 29 December 2015

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