Journalists Murdered, Attacked, Kidnapped and Threatened in Colombia

March 2001
Nieman Reports;Spring2001, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p6
Discusses the assault and murder of journalists in Colombia from April 1995 to December 2000. Assault on Lolita Acosta Maestre, publisher of El Diario Vallenato, on April 5, 1995; Threats received by six reporters from alleged members of a drug cartel in the city of Cali; Kidnapping of three journalists by a rebel group on May 8, 1995.


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