News Photographer Found Slain In Mexico City

Hoed af en respect voor de fotografen en journalisten die in dergelijke omstandigheden nog willen en durven hun werk te doen.

“Ramirez said that Article 19 had published an alert about Espinosa on June 15 after he arrived in Mexico City. He confirmed that Espinosa had not sought official protection or help from the federal government agency created to protect journalists and human rights workers who are under threat. He said Espinosa had more confidence in civil agencies like Article 19 and his friends for protection.

Other journalists under protection of the federal agency have cited many holes in the protection provided, including that panic buttons they are given connect to a telephone message saying the number is not available.”

via News Photographer Found Slain In Mexico City.