Safety of Journalists > Targeted and cross fire killings

Honduras

06 February 2015

The 54-year-old journalist for Canal 27 TV was shot dead by unidentified gunmen at his home. According to media reports, Fernandez had returned home after presenting his programme when the attackers called as his home and shot him three times. ...

15 December 2014

The 48-year-old editor of Canal 28 Television was gunned down by armed men who attacked him at a sports centre in the town of Comayagua. ...

15 August 2014

Media reports said that the 32 -year-old j ournalist for Canal 23 and producer for Radio Full FM was shot dead in the district of La Conquista, Olanchito municipality, department of Yoro. ...

22 July 2014

The 32-year-old TV journalist went missing and his half naked body was found a day later on the side of a highway with gunshot wounds, according to media reports. ...

20 July 2014

The journalist and television reporter was abducted near Santa Rita, in the department of Yoro on 20 July, reports said. He was found dead the following day with multiple gunshot wounds. ...

23 June 2014

The 47-year-old journalist was gunned down by unidentified armed men outside his house in the town of Catacamas, 200 km east from the country’s capital, according to media reports quoting eye witnesses. ...

28 May 2014

The director of Otro Nivel, a programme broadcast on Radio Opoa, La Voz de la Esperanza, a community radio dedicated to human Rights in the region, was shot dead in the department of Dulce Nombre de Copán, western Honduras. ...

11 April 2014

The journalist for Radio Progreso was reportedly murdered at his home by unknown attackers who stabbed him several times. ...

07 December 2013

The local correspondent for national broadcaster Radio y TV Globo, was shot dead outside his home in the southeastern municipality of Danlí . ...

09 October 2013

The photographer who formerly worked for deposed President Manuel Zelaya was found dead in Tegucigalpa, three years after the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) requested that the Honduran state to guarantee the photographer's "l ...