Rudaw Journalist Shifa Gardi Reports From Mosul Shortly Before Being Killed in Roadside Bombing
Kurdish news outlet Rudaw announced on February 25 that its reporter and anchor, Shifa Gardi, had been killed by a roadside bomb while reporting in Mosul, Iraq.
Gardi reported live from Mosul earlier in the day as this footage shows, and had been embedded with Iraqi forces in the western Mosul offensive in Albu Saif as recently as February 22.
A cameraman, Younis Mustafa, was injured in the same attack, Rudaw said. Credit: Facebook/Rudaw via Storyful