Chris Hondros Dies of Injuries in Libya

April 20, 2011

By PDN Staff

© Getty Images

An undated photo of Chris Hondros in Afghanistan.

Photojournalist Chris Hondros died today in Misrata, Libya from injuries he sustained when he was hit by rocket fire, his agency, Getty Images has confirmed. Hondros had been covering the ongoing fighting between rebels and troops loyal to Colonel Muammar Qaddafi. In its public statement Getty Images said, “Chris never shied away from the front line, having covered the world’s...

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