Journalists Under Attack

November 8, 2021 Pakistan BY Tommy Hodgson

Pakistani blogger killed for his work

An independent blogger, Muhammad Zada Agra, was murdered in the Malakand district of the northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan.

October 10, 2021 Pakistan BY Tommy Hodgson

TV reporter Shahid Zehri killed in targeted explosion

A TV journalist was killed on October 10, 2021 in a car explosion in the southern Pakistani town of Hub, around 12 miles west of Karachi. Shahid Zehri, 35, worked for the Metro 1 News channel as a broadcast reporter. The ethnic separatist group Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) has claimed responsibility for the attack in a press release.


August 8, 2016 Pakistan BY

DawnNews cameraman injured in Quetta blast dies

A DawnNews cameraman tragically became the victim of a suicide bombing targeting a Quetta hospital as he performed his duty Monday. The blast left 54 people dead and several others injured.

October 7, 2014 Pakistan BY INSI

Journalist shot dead in Pakistan

Yaqoob Shehzad, a correspondent for Pakistan's Express News TV Channel, has been killed by a gunman in the northern city of Hafizabad, according to local news reports.

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