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First name:  Sylvain

Last name:  Gagnetaud

  • Gender:  Male
  • Media outlet:  Radio Yopougon
  • Type of media:  radio
  • Born:  8 May 2011 Cote d’Ivoire

  • Died:  8 May 2011 Cote d’Ivoire
  • War zone:  yes
  • Impunity: total


Deputy editor and presenter at Radio Yopougon and a leading member of the Organization of Côte d’Ivoire Professional Journalists, Gagnetaud was arrested during a sweep by pro-Ouattara forces through the Yopougon neighbourhood of Koweït on or around 8 May and was executed soon afterwards along with youths suspected of being militiamen, several different sources say.


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