Murdered Mexican Journalists

3rd Mexican Journalist Murdered In 1 Week — 10th in 2019

A group of gunmen shot and killed a Mexican journalist in his home in Veracruz. The murder comes just hours after another group of hitmen killed a journalist in an unrelated case in Guerrero. The murder marks the third of its kind this week, the tenth in 2019, and the twelfth of its kind since Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador took office in December.

Mexican jouralist Jorge Celestino Ruiz killed in Mexico. (Facebook)

Third Mexican Journalist Murdered in 2019

Mexican authorities confirmed the murder of a journalist in the border state of Sonora. The crime marks the third murder of a Mexican journalist in 2019 and the fifth case since Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador took office in December.

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VIDEO: Two Mexican Journalists Shot in Ambush, One Dead

A team of gunmen ambushed two Mexican journalists in the city of Hermosillo, Sonoro, killing one of them and injuring the second one. The murder marks the third murder of a journalist in 2019 and the fifth murder of its kind since Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador took office in December 2018.

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Gobierno Estatal Fronterizo Ofrece Recompensa por Información Sobre Periodista Asesinado

El gobierno del estado de Tamaulipas ha intensificado sus esfuerzos en la investigación de un periodista asesinado en la ciudad fronteriza de Nuevo Laredo ofreciendo una recompensa en efectivo por cualquier información que conduzca a las personas que están detrás de ello. La organización criminal conocida como Cártel Del Noreste tiene un control férreo en esa ciudad y ha logrado sofocar a los medios locales.

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