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Anna Husarska on Journalists as Targets in Somalia
October 1, 2007
By The IRC
|Photo: Anna Husarska/The IRC|
|Anna Husarska, IRC senior policy adviser, wrote an opinion piece in The International Herald Tribune last Wednesday about Somalia, which has become the deadliest conflict in Africa for journalists. Husarska compared the violence against journalists in Somalia to the situation in Iraq. “Being a reporter in either country means taking a calculated extra risk, because journalists are not simply victims of random violence, they are purposely targeted,” Husarska wrote.|