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Swiss organization says 141 journalists were killed in 2012

Thursday, January 3rd 2013 - 21:40 UTC
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A record number of journalists, 141 in 29 different countries, were killed globally in 2012, according to data of the Swiss-based Press Emblem Campaign (PEC), which fights for the protection of journalists. At least 28 of them were killed in Latinamerica. Read full article


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  • Shed-time

    Where they all killed in Ecuador and Argentina?

    I think we should be told

    Jan 03rd, 2013 - 09:48 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Nostrolldamus The 5th

    Thankfully the UK had no journalists murdered.

    They tried, but they remembered that in the UK there are no journalists. Off you go.

    Jan 04th, 2013 - 12:15 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • British_Kirchnerist

    Surprising that a tiny country like Honduras could have one of the highest numbers of journalists killed in the whole world. Or maybe not, given they recently had a reactionary coup...

    #1 None it seems =)

    #2 lol

    Jan 07th, 2013 - 06:32 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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