Iranian TV correspondent ambushed, shot at, by terrorists in Damascus

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Azerbaijan, Baku, April 12 /Trend S.Isayev, T. Jafarov/

The correspondent of Iranian IRINN TV channel was ambushed and shot at, by unknown terrorists in Syria's Damascus, IRIB News reported.

According to the report, correspondent Mohsen Khazaei was going to the airport in an IRINN TV vehicle, when it got ambushed by the terrorists, who opened fire at the car.

As a result of the shooting, Khazaei was wounded in the gut.

Immediately after the incident took place, he was taken to the nearest medical center, and treated. His condition is satisfactory.

Last year, a journalist from Press TV, Maya Nasser was shot dead by terrorists in Damascus.

International organizations announced in 2012 and 2013 that Syria is the most dangerous place in the world for journalists.

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