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First name:  Anas

Last name:  Ghazwan

  • Gender:  Male
  • Job:  Journaliste
  • Media outlet:  Sama Mossoul
  • Type of media:  TV
  • Born:  Iraq

  • Died:  30 July 2012 Iraq
  • War zone:  no
  • Targeted? yes
  • Impunity: total


Anas, 27, had just sat down to dinner with his family after the day-long Ramadan fast when four gunmen burst into their home in the Mosul neighbourhood of Sumar and started shooting. Anas was killed on the spot.

  • Anas hosted sports and entertainment programmes on Sama Mosul, a local TV station that began operating last year, but he often broached controversial subjects during his programmes. He was 27.


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