Building peace in the minds of men and women

UNESCO observatory of killed journalists

Total number of results: 60

Name Gender Date killed Nationality Judicial enquiry status Country in which killed DG condemnation Member State response *
Vadym Komarov Male 20/06/2019 Ukrainian Ongoing/Unresolved Ukraine Link Link, Link
Lyra McKee Female 18/04/2019 British Ongoing/Unresolved United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Link Link, Link
Victoria Marinova Female 06/10/2018 Bulgarian Resolved Bulgaria Link Link
Denis Suvorov Male 23/07/2018 Russian Resolved Russian Federation Link Link
Gerald Fischman Male 28/06/2018 American Ongoing/Unresolved United States of America Link Link, Link, Link
John McNamara Male 28/06/2018 American Ongoing/Unresolved United States of America Link Link, Link, Link
Rebecca Smith Female 28/06/2018 American Ongoing/Unresolved United States of America Link Link, Link, Link
Rob Hiaasen Male 28/06/2018 American Ongoing/Unresolved United States of America Link Link, Link, Link
Wendi Winters Female 28/06/2018 American Ongoing/Unresolved United States of America Link Link, Link, Link
Zachary Stoner Male 30/05/2018 American Ongoing/Unresolved United States of America Link Link, Link
Maxim Borodin Male 15/04/2018 Russian Resolved Russian Federation Link Link
Jan Kuciak Male 25/02/2018 Ongoing/Unresolved Slovakia Link Link, Link, Link
Daphne Caruana Galizia Female 16/10/2017 Maltese Ongoing/Unresolved Malta Link Link, Link, Link, Link
Hala Barakat Female 23/09/2017 Syrian Resolved Turkey Link
Orouba Barakat Female 22/09/2017 Syrian Resolved Turkey Link
Kim Wall Female 10/08/2017 Swedish Resolved Denmark 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 Turkey Link
Nikolay Andrushchenko Male 19/04/2017 Russian Resolved Russian Federation Link Link
Anne Vihavainen Female 04/12/2016 Finnish Resolved Finland Link
Katri Ikävalko Female 04/12/2016 Finnish Resolved Finland Link
Pavel Sheremet Male 20/07/2016 Russian Ongoing/Unresolved Ukraine Link Link, Link, Link
Mustafa Cambaz Male 15/07/2016 Turkish Ongoing/Unresolved Turkey Link
Luka Popov Male 16/06/2016 Serbian Resolved Serbia Link Link
Jacinto Hernández Torres Male 13/06/2016 American Ongoing/Unresolved United States of America Link Link, Link, Link
Zaher al-Shurqat Male 10/04/2016 Syrian Ongoing/Unresolved Turkey Link
Rohat Aktaş Male 24/02/2016 Turkish Ongoing/Unresolved Turkey Link
Naji Jerf Male 27/12/2015 Syrian Resolved Turkey Link Link
Fares Hammadi Male 30/10/2015 Syrian Ongoing/Unresolved Turkey Link Link
Ibrahim Abdel Qader Male 30/10/2015 Syrian Ongoing/Unresolved Turkey Link Link