- We need to honor Japanese journalist Mika Yamamoto, a journalist killed reporting on Syria's civil war, says Rudi Bakhtiar
- Yamamoto was killed four years ago this month in Aleppo, where the continuing violence haunts the world, she writes
Rudi Bakhtiar is a producer at Reuters who formerly worked for CNN. Fox News and Voice of America and was the communications director for the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers.
(CNN)The first and last time I saw Japanese journalist Mika Yamamoto was on the day before she was killed in Aleppo four years ago this month.