Juan Camilo Restrepo Guerra

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Marked for Death

May 2, 2005 1:30 AM ET

The Five Most Murderous Countries for Journalists...

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Colombia Briefing: Bad Press

September 1, 2001 8:17 PM ET

This Colombian warlord cultivates journalists. He also murders them. For Carlos Castaño, it's all about image....

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Attacks on the Press 2000: Colombia

March 19, 2001 12:08 PM ET

IN A DEVASTATING YEAR FOR COLOMBIA, journalists were murdered, assaulted, threatened, and kidnapped. Many fled into exile. With the peace process that began in 1999 largely moribund, a nearly four-decade conflict that pits two major leftist guerrilla groups against the...

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24 JOURNALISTS KILLED FOR THEIR WORK IN 2000 Highest Tolls in Colombia, Russia, and Sierra Leone

January 4, 2001 12:00 PM ET

New York, January 4, 2001 --- Of the 24 journalists killed for their work in 2000, according to CPJ research, at least 16 were murdered, most of those in countries where assassins have learned they can kill journalists with impunity....

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Paramilitaries suspected in two Colombian press murders

November 17, 2000 12:00 PM ET

Bogotá, November 17, 2000 --- Colombia's violent right-wing paramilitary underground is probably to blame for the recent murders of two local journalists, according to CPJ sources....

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Juan Camilo Restrepo Guerra

October 31, 2000 12:00 AM ET

Restrepo, a community radio station director, was shot dead in northwestern Colombia. Government investigators told CPJ that he was apparently murdered in retaliation for his sharp criticisms of the local administration. Restrepo, 26, had headed Radio Galaxia Estéreo in...

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