Originally Published: June 4, 2018 6:28 a.m.
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.
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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.
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