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By Axegrinder | 20 Nov 2013
Whilst trying to overthrow oppressive regimes around the globe Axegrinder imagines it is difficult to keep in touch with friends and family.
The 85 citizen journalists killed reporting on Syria are honoured at journalists' church on Fleet StreetBy Dominic Ponsford | 13 Nov 2013
The many ‘citizen journalists’ who have lost their lives reporting on Syria and other troubled parts of the world were honoured last night at a commemorative dervice held at St Bride’s Church on Fleet Street.
By Richard Pendry | 27 Aug 2013
Kilis, the Turkish border town, has been a haven for foreign journalists travelling to Aleppo to cover the conflict in Syria. “Last Christmas, you could have breakfast with eight friends in the Hotel Istanbul,” says freelance Emma Beals of the most popular fleapit hotel in town.
A group calling itself the Syrian Electronic Army is claiming that it has infiltrated 11 Guardian Twitter accounts in the past few days.
By Gavin Rodgers | 05 Feb 2013
A British war photographer has been told not to submit his pictures from the Syria war zone to The Sunday Times because they “do not wish to encourage freelancers to take exceptional risks”.
Syria was by far the deadliest country in the world for journalists in 2012 with as many as 35 killed in the course of their work reporting from the conflict-stricken country. According to all available lists, 2012 was one of the bloodiest on record for journalists worldwide - and killings in Syr