The members of the crew of the French television stéphane Villeneuve and Bakhtiar Haddad died in Mosul, he stepped on a mine. This was reported by the human rights organization «reporters without borders».
Added joined the group public channel France Televisions as a guide and interpreter. He worked as a journalist for several years and was wounded three times.
The explosion injured two employees of the TV – Veronique Robert and Samuel Forey. They were taken to an American military hospital.
«The management and staff of the France Televisions Express deep condolences to the companion of Stephen, Sophie, their four children, all relatives and friends», — reads the statement of the newsroom of the channel.
The crew was working on a special reportage dedicated to the liberation of Mosul from «Islamic state». Reportedly, she often worked practically on the battlefield.