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First name:  Ricardo

Last name:  Ortega

  • Gender:  Male
  • Job:  Special correspondent
  • Media outlet:  Antena 3
  • Born:  Spain

  • Died:  7 March 2004 Haiti
  • War zone:  yes
  • Targeted? no


Killed when firing erupted at the end of a demonstration by opponents of ex-President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, whose supporters shot him, according to witnesses.

  • Offers to cover crisis in Haiti.
    Reported on 11 September attacks in US and wars in Afghanistan and Iraq
    Covered Chechnya war.
    Full-time with Antena 3.
    Freelanced for Antena 3.
    Began in journalism as Moscow correspondent of Spanish news agency Efe.


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