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Fear prompts Somali journalists to carry guns

Journalists say government has not protected them enough following wave of targeted killings.

Last Modified: 09 May 2013 18:45
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Journalists in Somalia have started arming themselves in response to a wave of targeted killings.

At least 22 media workers have been murdered over the past year and a half. 

Some journalists in the country say they have to protect themselves because the government is not doing enough to help them.

Al Jazeera's Peter Greste reports from the capital Mogadishu.

 

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