The civil defence in rural Damascus have announced the death of one of its members, Mohammed Ilyaas Mahmoud al-Taweel, who worked as a photographer in centre 300 in Douma. Al-Taweel was killed, according to the press release issued by the civil defence in Douma, when a mortar rocket fell close to a group of paramedics […]
SHRC has documented the killing of four media workers during November 2015, as well as the injury of ten others and the bombing of two media centres. Those killed include: 1. Mohammed al-‘Abbar 2. Ahmed Yusuf 3. Ahmed al-Wardah 4. Wa’il al-Zaybaq The two media centres targeted were the Media Centre of Dayr al-Asafeer and […]
Aljazeera News channel has announced that its camera man, Zakariya Ibrahim, was injured in Homs when a bullet was shot at his head by regime forces as he fulfilled his media duties in covering clashes between armed forces and the Syrian regime. The channel said that the incident took place in Taldu, in the northern […]
Al Jazeera Channel has announced that at the end of September the “Jaysh al-Islam” (Army of Islam) group kidnapped the father of their correspondent in the Eastern Ghouta, Samarah Qutili. They did this in order to blackmail and harass Qutili, eventually forcing her to change her place of residence. The channel also announced that it […]
Orient Channel’s media office in the city of Zamalka (rural Damascus) was targeted in an air strike launched by war planes, leading to the injury of the channel’s correspondent Yaman al-Sayed, and causing large material damage to the office and its equipment.
The Naba al-I’lamiyah channel based in Daraa mourned its media activist Ahmed al-Musalamah who worked as a cameraman and news editor in the editorial section of the channel. Ahmed was shot by unknown assailants on Saturday evening in Daraa al-Balad, which is controlled by militant factions of the city of Daraa. According to the channel, […]
On Tuesday, cameras in Hungary captured the attack of a Hungarian camerawoman against refugees attempting to enter into the country, which led to her dismissal from the channel she was working for. Camerawoman Petra Laszlo worked for N1TV, a news channel affiliated to the right wing Jobbik party which is opposed to refugees and foreigners. […]
The media activist Mohammed Adnan Mayasa was killed today whilst he was fulfilling his media duties in filming clashes in Harasta, Damascus.
The media activist Mohammed Abdul Latif Hamada was killed as he fulfilled his media duties during the coverage of ongoing clashes between regime forces and opposition battalions in Sahl al-Ghaab. The activist Hamada is from Tal Waasit in Hama.
The media activist Thaa’ir Shams al-Din al-‘Ajlani was killed as he covered clashes taking place in the district of Jobar. Al-’Ajlani worked with a number of media channels supportive of the regime, including “Sham FM”, the “Watan” newspaper owned by Rami Makhlouf, and the Lebanese “LBC” channel. He is also head of the media department […]