Mohamed Bedaiwi

Mr Mohamed Bedaiwi was an active defender of human rights, a professor of information at university in Baghdad/Iraq.

Mr Bedaiwi was also the director of the Baghdad office of  Radio Free Iraq which broadcasts from Prague in the Czech Republic, in a senior role on various editorial boards in several media institutions.

Mr Mohamed Bedaiwi was an honest citizen whose combat was to fight against the violation of human rights in Baghdad. He was working to free the expression through media. His peaceful work will remain in the history.


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Region:MENA

Country:Iraq

Department/Province/State:Baghdad

Nickname:Hasan Rashid

Sex1:Male

Age:46

Date of Killing:22/03/2014

Previous Threats:No information

Type of Work:Journalist/communicator

Organisation:Radio Free Iraq

Sector or Type of Rights the HRD Worked On:Civil and Political Rights

Sector Detail:Freedom of Expression

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