Killed reporters’ memorial unveiled

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has unveiled a memorial on the roof of BBC Broadcasting House, in central London, dedicated to all news journalists and those who have worked with them, including drivers and translators.  Over the last 10 years an estimated two war reporters per week have died, with many more killed covering corruption.

To learn more the BBC have a Memorial website providing details about the sculpture entitled “Breathing”. You can read more about the unveiling on the International News Safety Institutes website here and watch Ban Ki-moon’s speech on the BBC News website.

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