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Owner of Mexican news outlet who was threatened for his reporting killed in Tabasco

February 22, 2016 6:34 PM ET

New York, February 22, 2016--Mexican journalist Moisés Dagdug Lutzow, who owned media company Grupo VX, was stabbed to death in his home in Villahermosa, Tabasco state, Saturday, local news reports said. Dagdug presented a weekly program for the company's television...

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Syrian journalist killed while covering fighting in Daraya

February 22, 2016 4:08 PM ET

New York, February 22, 2016 -- Syrian freelance journalist Majid Dirani was killed on February 19 by Syrian military tank shells while covering fighting in a suburb of Damascus, one of his employers, Anadolu Agency, and other news outlets reported....

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Radio reporter murdered in the Philippines

February 18, 2016 2:48 PM ET

New York, February 18, 2016 -- Authorities in the Philippines should swiftly bring to justice the killers of radio reporter Elvis Banggoy Ordaniza, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Ordaniza was shot and killed on Tuesday in the province...

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Yemeni journalist killed in Taiz

February 17, 2016 4:55 PM ET

Embed from Getty Images Heavily damaged buildings are shown in the Yemeni city of Taiz on February 12, 2016. New York, February 17, 2016--Armed men in the central Yemeni city of Taiz fatally shot Ahmed al-Shaibani on Tuesday, according...

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Indian journalist fatally shot

February 16, 2016 3:01 PM ET

New York, February 16, 2016--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on investigators in India's most populous state, Uttar Pradesh, to act quickly to bring the killers of journalist Karun Misra to justice....

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Ahmed al-Shaibani

February 16, 2016 12:23 PM ET

Al-Shaibani was shot in the central Yemeni city of Taiz on February 16, 2016, according to his colleagues and employers....

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Why the governor of Veracruz should resign

February 12, 2016 4:46 PM ET

EDITOR'S NOTE: This article was originally published, in Spanish, on Univision.com. The state of Veracruz has become one of the world's most lethal regions for the press. According to research by the Committee to Protect Journalists, when you include...

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Body of missing Veracruz crime reporter Anabel Flores Salazar found in neighboring state

February 9, 2016 7:44 PM ET

New York, February 9, 2016--The body of Anabel Flores Salazar, a reporter for El Sol de Orizaba who was abducted from her home near the city of Orizaba in Veracruz on Monday, was found today in the neighboring state of...

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Mexican crime reporter abducted in Veracruz

February 8, 2016 5:12 PM ET

New York, February 8, 2016--The Committee to Protect Journalists is concerned for the safety of Anabel Flores Salazar, a Mexican crime reporter who was abducted from her home in Orizaba, Veracruz state, at about 2 a.m. today by armed men...

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Anabel Flores Salazar

February 8, 2016 12:26 PM ET

The body of Anabel Flores Salazar, a reporter for El Sol de Orizaba who was abducted from her home near the city of Orizaba in Veracruz on February 8, was found the following day in the neighboring state of Puebla,...

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