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Cae asesinado otro periodista mexicano, el tercero en menos de una semana

15 de Agosto 2019 7:44 PM ET

Ciudad de México, 6 de agosto de 2019—El Comité para la Protección de los Periodistas (CPJ, por sus siglas en inglés) instó al Gobierno federal mexicano a enfrentar de manera rápida y concreta la crisis de libertad de prensa en...

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Jorge Celestino Ruiz Vázquez

August 15, 2019 4:04 PM ET

Jorge Celestino Ruiz Vázquez, a reporter for the newspaper El Gráfico, was shot dead on August 2, 2019 in the eastern state of Veracruz. Unidentified attackers shot the reporter in a convenience store that he owned in La Bocanita, a...

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Deadly week in Mexico: Three journalists killed

August 9, 2019 12:05 AM ET

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Third journalist killed in Mexico in less than a week

August 6, 2019 6:13 PM ET

Mexico City, August 6, 2019—The Committee to Protect Journalists called on Mexico’s federal government to swiftly and concretely address its press freedom crisis after a third journalist was killed in a week in Mexico. Jorge Celestino Ruiz Vázquez, a...

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Asesinan a la periodista mexicana Norma Sarabia en Tabasco y secuestran a un periodista en Veracruz

12 de Junio 2019 8:02 PM ET

Ciudad de México, 12 de junio de 2019--Las autoridades mexicanas deben investigar de inmediato y con transparencia el asesinato de la periodista Norma Sarabia y hacer todo lo que esté en sus facultades para asegurar que el periodista Marcos...

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Mexican reporter Norma Sarabia killed in Tabasco; another journalist kidnapped in Veracruz

June 12, 2019 4:45 PM ET

Mexico City, June 12, 2019--Mexican authorities must immediately and transparently investigate the killing of reporter Norma Sarabia and do everything in their power to ensure the safe recovery of journalist Marcos Miranda Cogco, the Committee to Protect Journalists said...

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In Mexico, 'narcopolitics' is a deadly mix for journalists covering crime and politics

December 19, 2018 12:00 AM ET

It was 3 p.m. on January 13 when Carlos Domínguez Rodríguez stopped at a traffic light in Nuevo Laredo, in the northern Mexican state of Tamaulipas. Two men approached the car of the well-known newspaper columnist, opened the driver's...

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En México, la 'narcopolítica' es una combinación mortal para los periodistas que informan sobre la delincuencia y la política

19 de Diciembre 2018 12:00 AM ET

Por Jan-Albert Hootsen, representante en México del CPJ Eran las 3 de la tarde del 13 de enero cuando el auto de Carlos Domínguez se detuvo en un semáforo de Nuevo Laredo, en el norteño estado de Tamaulipas. Dos...

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Leobardo Vázquez Atzin

April 25, 2018 2:02 PM ET

Unknown assailants shot dead Leobardo Vázquez Atzin on the evening of March 21, 2018, in a restaurant that he owned in Gutiérrez Zamora, a town approximately 200 miles east of Mexico City, according to news reports and Veracruz state authorities.In...

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CPJ Insider: April 2018 edition

April 3, 2018 9:40 AM ET

"CPJ Insider," which was recently renamed from "CPJ Highlights," is CPJ's monthly newsletter that brings you behind-the-scenes updates on CPJ's work around the world....

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