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James Foley and the Dangers of War Reporting (VOA On Assignment Aug. 29, 2014i
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August 29, 2014 11:36 AM
VOA's Sharon Behn joins On Assignment's Alex Villarreal to discuss the beheading of American journalist James Foley in Syria and the current state of wartime journalism.

James Foley and the Dangers of War Reporting (VOA On Assignment Aug. 29, 2014

Published August 29, 2014

VOA's Sharon Behn joins On Assignment's Alex Villarreal to discuss the beheading of American journalist James Foley in Syria and the current state of wartime journalism.

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