Tim Hetherington, an award-winning British war photographer who co-directed the award-winning Afghanistan documentary, Restrepo, has been killed in Libya, ABC News has reported. Yesterday, Hetherington had tweeted, “In beseiged Libyan city of Misrata. Indiscriminate shelling by Qaddafi forces. No sign of NATO.”
There are reports that Chris Hondros, a Pulitzer-Prize nominated photographer, was also killed in the assault, and three other journalists were also wounded.