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Sierra Leone / Journalists Killed / Schork and Moreno #435266

CNN Evening News for Thursday, May 25, 2000
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(London: Christiane Amanpour) The murder of journalists Kurt Schork and Miguel Gil Moreno while covering the civil war in Sierra Leone featured; scenes shown of Schork on the job in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia and other war zones and of Moreno covering the wars in Kosovo and Chechnya. [Former war correspondent Martin BELL - praises the two journalists.] [Reuters correspondent SCHORK - talks about being involved.] [President CLINTON - praises Schork.] [APTN cameraman/producer MORENO - says it is the best job in the world.] [APTN head of news Nigel BAKER - cites Moreno's mission.] [US ambassador to the United Nations Richard HOLBROOKE - praises the journalists.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Committee to Protect Journalists report that 34 members of the news media journalists were murdered in 1999 noted.

Amanpour, Christiane;
Woodruff, Judy

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