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Cándido Ríos Vázquez

September 13, 2017 11:56 AM ET

Unknown gunmen on August 22 attacked Cándido Ríos Vázquez in a drive-by shooting outside a convenience store in Juan Díaz Covarrubias, a town in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz, according to news reports. The journalist died en route to...

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Repórter mexicano baleado e morto no estado de Veracruz

agosto 30, 2017 12:55 PM ET

Cidade do México, 25 de agosto de 2017 - As autoridades mexicanas devem realizar uma investigação rápida e convincente sobre o assassinato do repórter Cándido Ríos Vázquez, disse hoje o Comitê para a Proteção dos Jornalistas (CPJ)....

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Mexican journalist severely injured in Puebla state

August 29, 2017 4:28 PM ET

Unknown assailants on August 15, 2017, attacked reporter Fredy Morales Salas at his home in the Venustiano Carranza district in the Mexican state of Puebla, some 80 miles (130km) from the country's capitol, according to local journalists, officials and...

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Mexican reporter shot and killed in Veracruz state

August 25, 2017 6:02 PM ET

Mexico City, August 25, 2017- Mexican authorities must conduct a swift and credible investigation into the killing of reporter Cándido Ríos Vázquez, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....

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O presidente mexicano se compromete a priorizar a segurança dos jornalistas e a combater a impunidade

maio 16, 2017 11:49 AM ET

Cidade do México, 4 de maio de 2017 - O presidente mexicano Enrique Peña Nieto se comprometeu hoje a priorizar o combate à impunidade nos casos de assassinato de jornalistas durante o restante do seu mandato, que termina no próximo...

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El presidente mexicano se compromete a priorizar la seguridad de los periodistas y el cese de la impunidad

4 de Mayo 2017 8:02 PM ET

Ciudad de México, 4 de mayo de 2017--El presidente mexicano Enrique Peña Nieto se comprometió hoy a priorizar el combate a la impunidad en los asesinatos de periodistas durante el resto de su mandato, que concluye el próximo año....

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Mexican president pledges to prioritize journalist safety and combat impunity

May 4, 2017 7:01 PM ET

Mexico City, May 4, 2017-- Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto today pledged to prioritize combating impunity in the murders of journalists for the remainder of his term, which ends next year. He said the safety and protection of journalists...

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Launch of "No Excuse: Mexico must break cycle of impunity in journalists' murders"

May 3, 2017 5:42 PM ET

Mexico is one of the most dangerous countries in the world for journalists, with endemic impunity allowing criminal gangs, corrupt officials, and cartels to silence their critics. Since 2010, CPJ has documented more than 50 cases of journalists and media...

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No Excuse: Mexico must break cycle of impunity in journalists' murders

May 2, 2017 5:00 PM ET

Mexico’s press is caught in a deadly cycle of violence and impunity, with journalists in Veracruz state at particular risk of kidnap and murder. Despite authorities appointing a special prosecutor to investigate crimes against freedom of expression and establishing a...

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No Excuse

May 2, 2017 5:00 PM ET

Gregorio Jiménez de la Cruz: A barbaric silencing Gregorio Jiménez de la Cruz was not a journalist who went looking for danger. But living and working in a small town in Veracruz state—mired by gang warfare, human trafficking, and a...

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