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UNESCO observatory of killed journalists - Palestine

Number of recorded killings in 2022 : 1

Member States' responses to UNESCO DG's request for information on judicial follow-up in last 3 years

201920202021
UNESCO DG request sent111
Member state response received on status of judicial enquiry111
Name Gender Date killed Nationality Judicial enquiry status DG condemnation Member State response *
Shireen Abu Akleh Female 11/05/2022 Palestinian New request Link
Ahmad Abu Hussain Male 25/04/2018 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
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Yaser Murtaja Male 07/04/2018 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
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Ali Shehda Abu Afash Male 13/08/2014 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Simone Camilli Male 13/08/2014 Italian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Mohamed Daher Male 31/07/2014 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Ahed Zaqout Male 30/07/2014 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Rami Rayan Male 30/07/2014 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Sameh Al-Aryan Male 30/07/2014 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Khaled Reyadh Hamad Male 20/07/2014 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Hamid Shihab Male 09/07/2014 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Abu Eisha (aka Mohamed Abu Aisha) Male 20/11/2012 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved Link Link
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Hossam Salameh Mohammed Male 20/11/2012 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Mahmoud Al-Komi (aka Mohamed Al-Kaoumi) Male 20/11/2012 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Vittorio Arrigoni Male 15/04/2011 Italian Ongoing/Unresolved Link Link
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Cevdet Kılıçlar Male 01/06/2010 Turkish Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Basel Faraj Male 06/01/2009 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
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Fadel Shanaa Male 16/04/2008 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved – Reported by Member State as killed by foreign actors beyond national jurisdiction Link Link
Mohammad Matar Abdo Male 13/05/2007 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved Link Link
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Suleiman Abdul-Rahim al-Ashi Male 13/05/2007 Palestinian Ongoing/Unresolved Link Link
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Khalil Al-Zaben Male 01/03/2004 Palestinian Link
Raffaele Ciriello Male 13/03/2002 Italian Link