U.S. military releases Reuters photographer detained in Iraq for almost a year and a half

"How can I describe my feelings? This is like being born again," says Ibrahim Jassam Mohammed, who worked for Reuters as a freelance TV cameraman and photographer The U.S. military never has said exactly why its forces detained him and locked him away for so long, saying the evidence against him was classified.

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    From 1999 to 2011, Jim Romenesko maintained the Romenesko page for the Poynter Institute, a Florida-based non-profit school for journalists. Poynter hired him in August of 1999, after seeing his MediaGossip.com, a hobby site he started in May of 1999.


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