Building peace in the minds of men and women

UNESCO observatory of killed journalists

Total number of results: 1090

Name Gender Date killed Nationality Judicial enquiry status Country in which killed DG condemnation Member State response *
Stephan Villeneuve Male 19/06/2017 French No Information Received So Far Iraq Link Link, Link
Luís Gustavo da Silva Male 14/06/2017 Brazilian Ongoing/Unresolved Brazil Link Link, Link, Link
Salvador Adame Pardo Male 14/06/2017 Mexican Ongoing/Unresolved Mexico Link Link, Link, Link
Baksheesh Elahi Male 11/06/2017 Pakistani No Information Received So Far Pakistan Link
Aziz Navin Male 31/05/2017 Afghan Ongoing/Unresolved Afghanistan Link Link
Kamlesh Jain Male 31/05/2017 Indian No Information Received So Far India Link
Mohammed Nazir Male 31/05/2017 Afghan Ongoing/Unresolved Afghanistan Link Link
Souhaib Al-Hiti Male 30/05/2017 Iraqi Ongoing/Unresolved Iraq Link Link, Link
Sa’ad Al-Nadhari Male 26/05/2017 Yemeni No Information Received So Far Yemen Link Link
Taqi Al-Din Al-Huthaifi Male 26/05/2017 Yemeni No Information Received So Far Yemen Link Link
Wael Al-Absi Male 26/05/2017 Yemeni No Information Received So Far Yemen Link Link
Dmitry Popkov  Male 24/05/2017 Russian Ongoing/Unresolved Russian Federation Link Link, Link, Link, Link
Saeed Karimian Male 18/05/2017 Iranian Ongoing/Unresolved Türkiye Link
AmiriI Abdollatif Male 17/05/2017 Afghan Ongoing/Unresolved Afghanistan Link
Ghani Naghdi Male 17/05/2017 Afghan Resolved Afghanistan Link
Mollakhil Zeinolah Khan Male 17/05/2017 Afghan Resolved Afghanistan Link
Shinwari Momhammad Amir Khan Male 17/05/2017 Afghan Resolved Afghanistan Link
Héctor Jonathan Rodríguez Cordova Male 15/05/2017 Mexican Resolved Mexico Link Link, Link, Link
Javier Arturo Valdez Cárdenas Male 15/05/2017 Mexican Resolved Mexico Link Link, Link
Alaa Kraym (aka Mohammed al Qabouni) Male 04/05/2017 Syrian No Information Received So Far Syrian Arab Republic Link
Filiberto Álvarez Landeros Male 29/04/2017 Mexican Ongoing/Unresolved Mexico Link Link, Link
Yameen Rasheed Male 23/04/2017 Maldivian Ongoing/Unresolved Maldives Link
Nikolay Andrushchenko Male 19/04/2017 Russian Resolved Russian Federation Link Link
Famous Giobaro Male 16/04/2017 Nigerian Unresolved – Archived Nigeria Link Link, Link
Wai Yan Heinn Male 16/04/2017 Burmese Resolved Myanmar Link Link, Link
Maximino Rodríguez Palacios Male 14/04/2017 Mexican Ongoing/Unresolved Mexico Link Link, Link, Link
Miroslava Breach Velducea Female 23/03/2017 Mexican Ongoing/Unresolved Mexico Link Link, Link, Link
Ricardo Monlui Cabrera Male 19/03/2017 Mexican Ongoing/Unresolved Mexico Link Link, Link, Link
Joaquin Briones Male 13/03/2017 Filipino Ongoing/Unresolved Philippines Link Link
Mohamed Abazied (aka George Samara) Male 12/03/2017 Syrian No Information Received So Far Syrian Arab Republic Link