Margaret Hassan

 

 

Age: 59

 

Summary: Irish-born aid worker and director of the humanitarian relief organization CARE International in Iraq who spent more than 30 years helping disadvantaged Iraqis, but who was seized by unknown gunmen and then was shown on Arab TV pleading for her life and calling on British prime minister Tony Blair to withdraw troops from Iraq.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide

 

Born: April 18, 1945

 

Died: November 8, 2004

 

Location: Fallujah, Iraq