Death of the reporter Al-Mu’taz Billah Ibrahim

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Al-Mu’taz Billah Ibrahim was a 21-year-old reporter from near Aleppo who worked for Shaam news network (SNN) in Raqqa.

Members of Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) executed him on 4 May after holding him hostage and torturing him for two months. According to activist sources, he was executed because of his media activities.

His body was handed over to his mother on 7 May 2014.

Source: Reporters Without Borders