Statement by the White House Press Secretary on the Passing of Chris Hondros

Washington, D.C.–(ENEWSPF)–April 20, 2011.  

“We were deeply saddened to hear that journalist Chris Hondros has died as the result of injuries sustained while covering the conflict in Misrata. Chris’s tragic death underscores the need to protect journalists as they cover conflicts across the globe.  Our thoughts are with Chris’s family and loved ones.”