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Nils Horner
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Born (1962-12-05)5 December 1962
Borås, Sweden
Died 11 March 2014(2014-03-11) (aged 51)
Kabul, Afghanistan
Cause of death Shot while on assignment
Nationality Swedish & British
Occupation Journalist
Years active 1980s
Employer Sveriges Radio
Awards Marcus Ölander Prize

Nils Horner (5 December 1962 – 11 March 2014) was a Swedish and British journalist. He was a foreign correspondent for Sveriges Radio. He was the station's chief correspondent in Asia. He mainly worked in South Asia. In 2001, he won the Marcus Ölanderpriest for his efforts as a foreign correspondent. He was born in Borås, Borås Municipality, Västra Götaland County.

Horner was killed on 11 March 2014 in Kabul, Afghanistan. He was 51 years old. He was in Kabul covering the 2014 elections.

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