Journalist Shireen Abu Akleh always looked for human side of stories

People light candles during a vigil in memory of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, who was killed during an Israeli raid, outside the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, May 16, 2022. Photo by REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma.

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