An Israeli artillery attack hit a group of journalists from several media outlets who were clearly marked as journalists.
At least one journalist was killed and several others wounded in an artillery attack by Israeli forces in southern Lebanon, according to witnesses and journalists at the scene.
Al Jazeera said on Friday that cameraman Elie Brakhya and reporter Carmen Joukhadar were among those injured.
“The tank shell hit them directly. It was horrible. The situation there was, I can’t explain it, I can’t describe it,” reported Al Jazeera correspondent Ali Hashem from Alma ash-Shaab, who said a team of reporters had been clearly marked as press.
The Israeli army attacked a group of journalists, including the Al Jazeera team, a colleague from another agency was killed and two of our colleagues at Al Jazeera were injured, along with several others.
-Ali Hashem Ali Hashem (@alihashem_tv) October 13, 2023
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