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Death toll rises in Mexico: Two journalists killed in two weeks

Two Mexican journalists have been murdered in separate attacks since the beginning of July, raising the number of killings of journalists in the country to nine so far in 2018. Rubén Pat Cahuich, director of the Playa News online news site, was shot dead in the street outside a bar in Playa del Carmen, in […]

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IPI calls on Mexican president and president-elect to ensure journalist safety

The International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists for media freedom, today called on Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and the country’s president-elect, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, to put an end to violence against journalists. López Obrador, leader of the left-wing MORENA party, won Mexico’s July 1 presidential […]

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Mexico most deadly country for journalists in 2017

Mexico was the deadliest country for journalists in 2017 with at least 14* killed, edging out Iraq and Syria, even as the total number who died around the world in connection with their work dropped to its lowest level in a nearly a decade, the International Press Institute (IPI) said today. IPI has added 82 […]

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La impunidad mantiene en jaque al periodismo en México

Read this article in English. El periodista Luciano Rivera Salgado fue asesinado el pasado lunes en Rosarito, México, justo el día en el que se cumplían dos años de los asesinatos de la colonia Narvarte, uno de los casos que conmocionó al mundo en el que el fotoperiodista Rubén Espinosa, junto a cuatro activistas, fueron […]

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