Afrique Ameriques Asie Europe Moyen-Orient Internet Nations unies
 

2009
22 Journalists killed
Journalists killed in: :
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
0 Media assistants killed
Since 1 January
Media assistants killed :
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
143 Journalists imprisoned
9 Media assistants imprisoned
68 Cyberdissidents imprisoned
 
Iraq

Michael Kelly , Washington Post
4 April 2003
American journalist Michael Kelly was killed on 4 April 2003 when a military vehicle he was travelling in plunged into a canal while trying to dodge Iraqi shooting near Baghdad airport. Kelly, 46, who worked for the Washington Post and Atlantic Monthly, was the first "embedded" journalist to die in the war. He was with the Third Infantry Division. A US soldier also died in the incident.