Number of journalists killed worldwide died in retaliation killings rose to 34, says report
The number of journalists killed worldwide in retaliation for their work nearly doubled this year, according to a report by the Committee to Protect Journalists.
The New York-based organisation found that 34 journalists died in retaliation killings in the year to 14 December, while at least 53 were killed overall. That compares with 18 retaliation killings among 47 deaths documented by the committee in 2017.
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