RSF: Alhurra offices damaged in 25 January Baghdad hotel bombings.

Posted: 03 Feb 2010   Print   Send a link
"The latest series of bombings in Baghdad, yesterday afternoon, were targeted at the city’s main hotels, which house many Iraqi and foreign news media. The offices of the Al-Hurra TV station were damaged and many journalists sustained minor injuries." Reporters sans frontières, 26 January 2010.
     'It was a huge bomb, the area was devastated afterwards,' said Ahmed al Barhadili, a reporter for Radio Sawa, which has offices in the Palestine Hotel next door." The National, 25 January 2010.