Source Pravda.Ru

BBC journalist killed in Somali

A British Broadcasting Corp. journalist died Wednesday after being shot in the back outside a hotel in the &to=http:// english.pravda.ru/world/2002/08/13/34395.html' target=_blank>Somali capital by a militiaman, the broadcaster said.

Kate Peyton, 39, an Africa producer for the &to=http:// english.pravda.ru/main/2001/06/22/8393.html' target=_blank>BBC, was shot while accompanied by BBC reporter Peter Greste outside the Sahafi Hotel in Mogadishu. Greste was not injured.