Raúl Gibb Guerrero

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Attacks on the Press 2005: Mexico

February 16, 2006 11:23 AM ET

MEXICO Journalists working along the U.S.-Mexico border were under siege from organized criminals targeting them for coverage of drug trafficking. One reporter was killed for her work and another went missing, making northern Mexico one of the most dangerous spots...

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Drug cartel behind Mexican journalist's slaying, prosecutor tells CPJ

June 21, 2005 12:00 PM ET

Mexico City, June 21, 2005—A top Mexican prosecutor told a delegation from the Committee to Protect Journalists today that the Arellano Félix drug cartel was behind the slaying of a well-known Tijuana journalist nearly one year ago, and federal...

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Federal investigators take over probe

April 18, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 18, 2005—The Committee to Protect Journalists mourns the loss of Mexican crime reporter Dolores Guadalupe García Escamilla, who died Saturday from injuries she suffered in an April 5 shooting in front of her radio station in the...

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Newspaper owner killed in Gulf Coast ambush

April 11, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 11, 2005—The owner of a Mexican Gulf Coast daily that covered organized crime and drug dealing was killed in weekend ambush just hours after he oversaw the launch of a new edition of his newspaper. The Committee...

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MEXICO

April 8, 2005 12:00 PM ET

APRIL 8, 2005 Posted: April 13, 2005 Raúl Gibb Guerrero, La Opinión KILLED—UNCONFIRMED Gibb Guerrero, 53, owner and director of the daily newspaper in the eastern state of Veracruz, was killed in an apparent ambush in the city of Poza...

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