Two years: no word on missing Alhurra correspondent

Alhurra reporter Bashar Fahmi in the field

As journalists continue to risk their lives daily reporting from conflict zones such as Syria, Iraq and Ukraine, Alhurra Television marks two years since correspondent Bashar Fahmi went missing in Aleppo, Syria. The Alhurra correspondent was reporting from Aleppo on Aug. 20, 2012, when a firefight broke out. There has been no word regarding Fahmi’s whereabouts or well-being since his disappearance two years ago.

Reddit AMA: Reporting in dangerous environments

Yehia Kassem, Alhurra

Join us Tuesday, August 19 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern time for a Reddit AMA about the hazards to journalists reporting on areas in conflict, with a focus on the Middle East and North Africa.