Héctor Ramírez

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Attacks on the Press 2004: Guatemala

March 14, 2005 11:31 AM ET

Guatemala In December 2004, the U.N. Verification Mission in Guatemala (MINUGUA) ceased monitoring the implementation of the 1996 peace accords that ended decades of civil conflict. The end of the MINUGUA mission was a political milestone for Guatemala, yet the...

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Attacks on the Press 2003: Guatemala

March 11, 2004 12:05 PM ET

Seven years after the government and former guerrillas signed the last of a series of peace accords ending Guatemala's 36-year civil conflict, the nation continued its struggle with a legacy of massive human rights violations and impunity. As relations between...

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36 JOURNALISTS KILLED FOR THEIR WORK IN 2003More than a third killed during conflict in Iraq

January 2, 2004 12:00 PM ET

New York, January 2, 2004—A total of 36 journalists were killed worldwide as a direct result of their work in 2003, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ). This is a sharp increase from 2002, when 19 journalists were...

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CPJ verifies climate of threats and intimidation against the press

October 24, 2003 12:00 PM ET

Guatemala City, October 24, 2003—A delegation from the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) today verified a climate of threats and intimidation against the Guatemalan press, following a five-day visit to the country. The purpose of CPJ's visit was to...

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CPJ verifica o clima de ameaças contra a imprensa

October 24, 2003 12:00 PM ET

Cidade da Guatemala, 24 de outubro de 2003 --Uma delegação do Comitê para a Proteção dos Jornalistas (CPJ) verificou o clima de ameaças e intimidações que vive a imprensa guatemalteca, após uma visita de cinco dias à Guatemala. A visita...

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Jornalista morre durante protestos

July 24, 2003 12:00 PM ET

Nova York, 24 de julho de 2003 — O Comitê de Proteção aos Jornalistas (CPJ) está chocado e pesaroso com a morte de Héctor Ramírez, repórter do Canal 7 da televisão, que morreu hoje quando cobria protestos na capital, Cidade...

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JOURNALIST DIES DURING PROTESTS

July 24, 2003 12:00 PM ET

New York, July 24, 2003— The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is shocked and saddened by the death of Héctor Ramírez, a reporter for Guatemala's Channel 7 television station, who died today while covering protests in the capital, Guatemala City....

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Attacks on the Press 2002: Colombia

March 31, 2003 12:08 PM ET

Colombia's civil conflict once again took a brutal toll on the country's press, with journalists threatened, attacked, kidnapped, and murdered. At least three journalists were killed for their work in 2002, and CPJ continues to investigate the slayings of five...

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