Israel Gonçalves Silva

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In Brazil, radio reporter shot dead in Pernambuco state

November 11, 2015 5:26 PM ET

São Paulo, November 11, 2015--The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the murder of radio journalist Israel Gonçalves Silva, who was shot dead Tuesday in the Brazilian state of Pernambuco. The attack comes as at least four journalists have been murdered...

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Israel Gonçalves Silva

November 10, 2015 5:19 PM ET

Israel Gonçalves Silva, a radio journalist, was shot dead around 7:30 a.m. in Lagoa de Itaenga, a small town about 40 miles (65km) northwest of Recife, in the Brazilian state of Pernambuco, according to local news reports. The radio reporter...

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