Journalism Group Calls on Turkey to Protect Syrian Reporters

December 29, 2015 5:29 PM

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A prominent journalism watchdog has called on Turkey to protect exiled Syrian journalists on its territory after an opposition journalist was fatally shot near the border with Syria.

Naji al-Jarf, the editor-in-chief of pro-opposition Hinta Magazine died in hospital Sunday after being shot in the street in the southern city of Gaziantep. In October, the Islamic State group said it was behind the killing of another Syrian opposition journalist and of his friend in the southern ci...

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