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

Posted: 03 Feb 2010

"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.

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