Watchdog calls on Turkey to catch killers of journalist

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A prominent media advocacy group on Wednesday called on Turkish authorities to protect journalists after a Syrian reporter was gunned down in broad daylight by Islamic State militants in southeastern Turkey – the fourth such in six months.

Zaher al-Shurqat, an online broadcaster for Aleppo Today who regularly travelled to Syria to report from the front-line in the fight against Islamic State, was shot in the neck on Sunday by a masked attacker in Gaziantep near the Syria border.

He died in hospital two days later, Turkey’s Dogan News agency reported. Islamic State’s Amaq news...


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Watchdog calls on Turkey to catch killers of journalist


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