Tumblr Icon RSS Icon

Iraq is the ‘deadliest conflict for journalists.’

By Ben Armbruster on February 4, 2008 at 1:24 pm

"Iraq is the ‘deadliest conflict for journalists.’"


google plus icon

An annual report released today by the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) found that worldwide, “65 journalists were killed in 2007,” which marks “the highest toll in more than a decade.” Thirty-two journalists were killed in Iraq in 2007, bringing the total toll since the 2003 invasion to a record “174 media personnel” killed.. The report also stated that the Iraq war is “the deadliest conflict for journalists in recent history.”

Sex workers get ‘more business’ at GOP conventions.

White House Civil Liberties Oversight Board Vacant As Bush Pushes For More Surveillance Powers

By clicking and submitting a comment I acknowledge the ThinkProgress Privacy Policy and agree to the ThinkProgress Terms of Use. I understand that my comments are also being governed by Facebook, Yahoo, AOL, or Hotmail’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies as applicable, which can be found here.