Wednesday, May 11, 2005
The Journalist's War: Steve Bell on Nicola Calipari's Death
This image was originally posted March 8th at guardian.co.uk The caption on the casket reads,"THE ONE THAT GOT REPORTED"
This was originally titled Steve Bell on Nicola Calipari's Funeral. Calipari was the Italian security agent that was killed by US forces during the rescue of Italian journalist Guiliana Sgrena, close to Baghdad Airport on March 4th, this year. Calipari's state funeral was on March 7th in Rome.
Here is an excellent article by Ritt Goldstein from March 25th, titled Giuliana Sgrena Shooting: 'Payment' for Ransom?
Thank you Ritt, and thank you Steve.