CASUALTIES RECORDED IN 1998
Journalists and Media Workers killed War Zones and other hostile areas in 1998
This list provides name, country where death occurred, nationality, occupation and brief note of circumstances.
(f) indicates that the person killed was a woman
1. Chanya - Georgia - Georgian. Reporter for Punch, Daily Mail, Sierra Leone Broadcasting Service. Shot.
2. Mashtakova (f) - Russian (Chechnya) - Russian. Died in Russia of wounds sustained in covering Chechen conflict in 1997.
3. Smith - Sierra Leone - S. Leonean. BBC TV reporter, killed in ambush