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First name:  Khalil

Last name:  Hamad

  • Gender:  Male
  • Job:  Cameraman
  • Media outlet:  The Continue
  • Type of media:  TV
  • Born:  Palestinian Territories

  • Died:  20 July 2014 Palestinian Territories
  • War zone:  yes


He was killed while he was preparing a report on attacks by Israeli troops on paramedics assisting wounded Palestinians. Wearing a helmet and a bullet-proof vest marked “press”, he was standing near an ambulance when it was hit by a tank shell and set on fire. Hamad was badly injured but could not be evacuated and died of his wounds several hours later.


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