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TV exec gunned down in Istanbul - CNN

(CNN) A prominent Iranian TV executive and his Kuwaiti business partner were gunned down in the Turkish city of Istanbul late Saturday night. The executive is Saeed Karimian, founder of GEM TV media group. Karimian was recently sentenced in absentia to ...and more »

Iran satellite TV head shot dead in Istanbul: Dogan news - Reuters

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - The head of an Iranian satellite television network who last year was sentenced in absentia to six years in prison by a Tehran court was shot dead in Istanbul together with a business partner, Turkey's Dogan news agency said on ...and more »

Iranian TV executive shot dead in Istanbul, Turkish media report - The Guardian

Saeed Karimian, founder of Farsi-language network GEM TV, reportedly shot dead along with his Kuwaiti business partner. Reuters. Sun 30 Apr 2017 10.36 EDT Last modified on Sun 30 Apr 2017 11.47 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via ...and more »

Exiled Iranian TV Executive Is Assassinated in Istanbul - New York Times

ISTANBUL — A dissident Iranian television executive was assassinated in Istanbul on Saturday evening, months after he was sentenced in absentia to a six-year prison term by an Iranian court for spreading propaganda. Saeed Karimian, the owner of Gem ...and more »

Iranian TV mogul Saeed Karimian shot, killed in Istanbul - UPI.com

Karimian was the founder of Dubai-based Gem TV, which broadcasts Western-style programming to Iran by satellite. By. Ed Adamczyk. (0). The car of Saed Karimian, Iranian broadcasting mogul and founder of Gem TV, was burned after he was ambushed ...and more »

Saeed Karimian: Iranian satellite TV executive shot dead in Istanbul, reports say - ABC Online

The head of an Iranian satellite television network who was sentenced in absentia to six years in prison last year by a Tehran court has been shot dead in Istanbul together with a business partner, according to Turkish media.and more »

Gem TV: Iranian CEO Saeed Karimian shot dead in Istanbul - BBC News

The founder and chairman of the Persian-language Gem TV company has been killed in Istanbul. Saeed Karimian, 45, was shot dead in the Maslak neighbourhood, along with his Kuwaiti business partner. The vehicle used in the apparent assassination was ...and more »

Founder of Iranian TV station shot dead in Istanbul - euronews

The founder of an Iranian satellite TV station, GEM TV, has been shot dead in Istanbul. Saeed Karimian was killed along with a business partner while driving in the city. It is reported the pair was stopped by a jeep before shots were fired. Karimian ...and more »

Iranian-born media mogul fatally shot by masked assailants in central Istanbul - Washington Post

ISTANBUL — An Iranian-born TV mogul who had run afoul of Iran's government was fatally shot Saturday night by masked gunmen in Istanbul, media reports said. The identities of the assailants were unknown. But Saeed Karimian, the director of GEM Group, ...and more »

Owner of Farsi Language Satellite Network Killed in Turkey - Voice of America

Print. Turkish media reports say the Iranian owner of a leading Farsi-language satellite television network has been shot dead in Istanbul, along with another man. Saeed Karimian, the owner of GEM TV, was gunned down late Saturday. The other man killed ...and more »