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Conviction in attack that killed photographer Anja Niedringhaus and injured correspondent Kathy Gannon

Conviction in attack that killed photographer Anja Niedringhaus and injured correspondent Kathy Gannon

In what is cautiously being seen as a step forward in the fight against impunity in Afghanistan, an Afghan police officer has been found guilty in the death of AP photographer Anja Niedringhaus and the wounding of AP correspondent Kathy Gannon.

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  • Local journalist shot dead in northern Afghanistan
  • Local journalist shot dead in northern Afghanistan

    Khalid Agha Yaqubi, a 27-year-old employee for a local radio station in northern Afghnistan, was shot dead. The shooter, who was accompanied by two or three people, knocked on the door [of the journalist's house] and opened fire on him, when his child opened the door.

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