A CNN Philippines cameraman was shot and killed in Cavite buying cigarettes at a convenience store. He sustained four gun shots to the head from unidentified gunmen.
In a statement, CNN Philippines said, “We deplore the killing of our colleague Jonathan Oldan. He was shot to death on his way to work this morning. We demand that his assailant/assailants be brought to justice. We condole with his family and loved ones in this most tragic and trying time. CNN Philippines condemns this act and will spare no effort to bring the criminal/criminals to justice.”
Oldan is the third journalist killed this year in the Philippines.