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#Without News Campaign raising awareness of threats to a free press

Eighteen journalists who died while reporting the news in 2017 are being added to the Journalists Memorial at Newseum in Washington, D.C. today, June 4, 2018.

Eighteen journalists who died while reporting the news in 2017 are being added to the Journalists Memorial at Newseum in Washington, D.C. today, June 4, 2018.

This morning, the Newseum adds the names of 18 journalists who died while reporting the news in 2017 to its Journalists Memorial. They represent all of the journalists who died last year, some murdered to silence their work, others covering wars or dangerous assignments.

Join us in raising awareness of the threats to journalists around the world so we never have to imagine a world #WithoutNews. Get involved at newseum.org/withoutnews.

Related #WithoutNews Editorial

Today, Monday June 4, 2018, journalists and news advocates around the world are pausing to remember those who have given their lives in pursuit of covering the news and freedom of the press.

Honoring journalists who have died to deliver truth

Mohamed Abazied- Nabd Syria and Syrian Media Organization In Syria

Christopher Allen - Freelance In South Sudan

Nikolai Andrushchenko - Novy Peterburg In Russia

Sudip Dutta Bhaumik = Syandan Patrika In India

MiroslavaBreach Velducea - La Jornada In Mexico

Daphne Caruana Galizia - Running Commentary In Malta

Shifa Gardi - Rudaw TV In Iraq

Dilshan Ibash - Hawar News Agency In Syria

Gauri Lankesh- Gauri Lankesh Patrike In India

Christopher Iban Lozada - DBXF Prime Broadcasting In the Philippines

Hawker Faisal Mohammed - Hawar News Agency In Syria

Yameen Rasheed - The Daily Panic In Maldives

Véronique Robert - #5Bis Productions In Iraq

Arkan Sharifi - Kurdistan TV In Iraq

Javier Valdez Cárdenas - Ríodoce In Mexico

María Efigenia Vásquez Astudillo - Renacer Kokonuko In Colombia

Stéphane Villeneuve - #5Bis Productions In Iraq

Kim Wall - Freelance In Denmark

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