Photographer Ruben Espinosa, found dead along with four other victems adding another name to the list of journalists silenced by the cartels, or government in Mexico city. Saturday, evening the announced came that his relatives had been notified of the discovery of his body. Article 19, recorded 41 incidents involving photographers and journalists including twelve homicides, three kidnappings and dozens of exiled journalists in recent years.
According to our biannual report 60 media workers were killed in the first half of 2015.
Journalist Lukasz Masiak, was attacked and killed in Lukasz who had been subject to numerous threats believed connected to his work.
Two journalists were killed and a third seriously wounded in a suicide car bomb attack on a hotel in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, July 2015
Gunmen in South Sudan have shot dead a radio journalist in the war-torn eastern state of Jonglei.
Islamic State group has executed an Iraqi journalist in the northern city of Mosul. July 2015
Good News: Release of five journalists a welcome turn of events in Ethiopia, but with at least 10 journalists remaining in prison, Ethiopia.
Critical columnist Reeyot Alemu, jailed since June 2011 after being sentence to 14-years in prison for terrorism charges, was freeded July 8 2015, after four years.