CASUALTIES RECORDED IN 2002
Journalists and Media Workers killed War Zones and other hostile areas in 2002
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. Ciriello - Palestine - Italian. Freelance photographer. Shot by Israeli military. Mistaken for gunman.
2. Al Alami - Palestine - Palestinian. TV cameraman, killed by Israeli gunfire.
3. Lopez - Colombia - Colombian. Driver for radio station, killed when car attacked by military helicopter.
4. Sandoval - Colombia - Colombian. RCN TV cameraman, died of injuries in same helicopter attack on car (see above).
5. Abu Zahra - Palestine - Palestinian. Freelance cameraman. Died of injures after he was shot by Israeli tank.
6. McLeod - Afghanistan - N.Zealander. Freelance reporter, killed in car crash.
7. Tellawi - Palestine - Palestinian. Shot while covering demonstration.
8. Scott - Russia (Ingushetia) - British. Freelance film-maker, killed in battle while filming Chechen fighters.