Gunmen successful Mexico killed a writer successful Veracruz and different was reported missing. The execution comes astatine a clip erstwhile property state organizations statement the state arsenic 1 of the astir unsafe for journalists.
Earlier this week, chartless gunmen changeable and killed Pedro Pablo Kumul Amaya, a multimedia newsman with AX Multimedios successful Veracruz. While authorities person not released immoderate accusation astir the case, according to Proceso, the execution took spot erstwhile Kumul Amaya was driving a taxi arsenic a broadside occupation successful Xalapa.
AX Multimedios published a video of Kumul Amanya’s funeral.
International property state organizations enactment that connected the aforesaid time Kumul Amaya was killed, different writer from Veracruz went missing. Pedro Hernandez Elvira was the unfortunate of a kidnapping and aft much than 2 days of captivity, helium was released live with assorted injuries.
Francisco Elvira, a writer who was reported missing 3 days agone successful Veracruz, has reportedly been recovered alive, but has suffered carnal abuse. Details of the incidental are inactive unclear. https://t.co/NlC6GARRvU
— Jan-Albert Hootsen (@jahootsen) November 23, 2022
Kumul Amaya is the 16th writer to beryllium murdered successful Mexico successful 2022. As Breitbart Texas has reported, press state organizations statement Mexico arsenic 1 of the deadliest countries for journalists.
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