Mexico

Elidio Ramos Zárate

19 June 2016

The reporter for El Sur newspaper was murdered in the state of Oaxaca while covering teachers' protests against the education reform in the state, according to the Federation of Journalists in Latin America and Caribbean (FEPALC).

The journalist had reportedly received threats, warning him against reporting on violent incidents during days of mobilisation in Oaxaca state, Fepalc added, quoting the El Sur's Managing Editor.