French journalist arrested in Turkey

French journalist arrested in Turkey

A French journalist was arrested in Turkey on Friday, his employer said, in a move that comes against a background of journalist detentions in the country following an attempted coup in July. Isabelle Roberts, the head of French news website lesjours.fr, said journalist Olivier Bertrand was arrested while reporting in the town of Gaziantep, just […]

Gunmen kill female journalist in Somalia’s Mogadishu

Gunmen kill female journalist in Somalia’s Mogadishu

Gunmen suspected of belonging to Somalia’s Islamist al Shabaab group shot and killed a female journalist working for state-run radio on Sunday, police said. Major Nur Ali, a police officer, said Sagal Salad worked for Radio Mogadishu. “Three men armed with pistols killed (her)… We heard gunfire and we rushed to the scene, the gunmen […]