Rasheed Bakr

  • Classification Journalist

  • Gender Male

  • Nationalities
  • Life status Dead

    Year of death 2020

    Place of death Syria

    Cause of death Crossfire

  • Occupations
    • Camera Operator
    • Internet Reporter
    • Journalist
    • Photographer
  •   Additional Details
  • Status Killed

  • Medium
    • Internet
  • Origin Local

  • Staff or Freelance Staff

    • Suspected source
      • Military Officials
    • Impunity
      • Complete Impunity
    • Taken captive Unknown

    • Threatened Unknown

    • Tortured Unknown

His camera wasn’t enough to protect him from a warplane missile that injured and killed him.

The Syrian journalist Rasheed Bakr was convicted for practicing his journalistic work, covering events and taking pictures of the camp, northern Idlib; where he was subjected to an airstrike by a Russian warplane on October 26th, that targeted a training camp for Turkish-backed National Front for Liberation in Jabal Al-Duwailah, according to media outlets.
Bakr has worked for Al Muharr Media Network since its launch in November 2018.