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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://' target=_blank>Somali capital by a militiaman, the broadcaster said.

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