Be the most informed person in the room with Newsy's free e-newsletter

View our privacy policy: http://www.newsy.com/privacy/
Getty Images / Pable Blazquez Dominguez

France Was One Of The Most Dangerous Countries For Journalists In 2015

The attack on a French satirical paper put France in the same company as Iraq, Syria and Yemen.

By Kate Grumke | December 29, 2015

In 2015, 67 journalists were killed in connection to their jobs, according to Reporters Without Borders.

The attack on French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo made France one of the deadliest countries for journalists, after Iraq and Syria and tied with Yemen.

Another 43 journalists worldwide were killed for unknown reasons, bringing the total number of journalists killed to 110.

Article Continues Below
Want to see more stories like this?
Like Newsy on Facebook for More World Coverage