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Narcotraficante confiesa haber asesinado a reportero desaparecido desde marzo

1 de Junio 2011 10:16 PM ET

Nueva York, 1 de junio de 2011--El líder de un cartel de la droga confesó el domingo haber asesinado al periodista mexicano Noel López Olguín, columnista de un pequeño diario de Veracruz quien había desaparecido en marzo, según informes de...

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Narcotraficante confessa ter assassinado repórter desaparecido desde março

junho 1, 2011 6:28 PM ET

Nova York, 1º de junho de 2011 - O líder de um cartel de drogas confessou no domingo ter assassinado o jornalista mexicano Noel López Olguín, colunista de um pequeno jornal de Veracruz que havia desaparecido em março, segundo as...

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Drug trafficker confesses to killing missing Mexican reporter

June 1, 2011 5:45 PM ET

New York, June 1, 2011--A drug gang leader confessed on Sunday to killing Mexican reporter Noel López Olguín, a columnist for a small newspaper in the state of Veracruz who went missing in March, according to local press reports. Gustavo...

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Noel López Olguín

March 8, 2011 7:12 AM ET

López, a columnist for the newspaper La Verdad de Jáltipan in the state of Veracruz, was kidnapped on March 8 by gunmen in two SUVs, local authorities told CPJ. On May 31, his body was found buried in a clandestine grave...

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Making an Impact

February 15, 2010 11:52 AM ET

CPJ aids 170 journalists worldwide in 2015 Burundi Bob Rugurika CPJ helped cover legal expenses for Rugurika, director of the privately-owned Burundian station Radio Publique Africaine, after he was charged in January 2015 with breach of public solidarity, complicity in...

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Mexican journalist in coma after attack by former official

April 28, 2009 4:52 PM ET

José Luis Ortega Vidal, 42, editorial director of the daily Notisur in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz was severely injured after falling off a staircase on the morning of March 3, 2009. He was attempting to flee from a...

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Mexican journalists face ever-increasing danger

February 12, 2009 3:32 PM ET

There is an often-repeated phrase among journalists: No story is worth dying for, we say. But journalists are dying in every region of the world. In Iraq, in Somalia, in Russia, in Bolivia, in the Philippines, journalists died last year...

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Attacks on the Press in 2008: Mexico

February 10, 2009 12:23 AM ET

Powerful drug cartels and escalating violence made journalists in Mexico more vulnerable to attack than ever before. The dangerous climate was compounded by a pervasive culture of impunity. Most crimes against the press remained unsolved as Mexican law enforcement agencies,...

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