Latest News on Journalist Safety and Impunity

Journalist under police protection killed in Mexico

Lea esta noticia en español. The International Press Institute (IPI) expressed its deepest condolences to the family and colleagues of journalist Francisco Romero whose body was found on Thursday, May 16, with multiple contusions and gunshot wounds in the town of Playa del Carmen, Mexico. The murder of Romero, a crime reporter for newspapers Playa […]

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Periodista bajo protección policial asesinado en México

Read this in English. El Instituto Internacional de la Prensa (IPI, por sus siglas en inglés) expresa su más sentido pésame a la familia y compañeros del periodista Francisco Romero cuyo cuerpo fue hallado ayer, 16 de mayo, con múltiples contusiones y heridas de bala en la localidad de Playa del Carmen, México. El presunto […]

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International groups condemn physical attacks against journalists in Turkey

The International Press Institute (IPI) along with 20 other international press freedom and freedom of expression organizations today sent a joint letter to Turkish President Erdoğan, condemning the brutal attacks on two individual journalists in the last week. On May 10, journalist Yavuz Selim Demirağ, a regular contributor for the opposition newspaper Yeniçağ, was attacked […]

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IPI condemns air strike on Turkish news agency in Gaza

The International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media executives and journalists for press freedom, today condemned the destruction of the offices of Turkey’s Anadolu news agency in Gaza in an Israeli air strike on May 4. The building housing Anadolu’s offices was hit by five rockets fired by Israeli warplanes as violence […]

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