Mexican Journalist Gunned Down in First Fatal Attack on Press of 2020

A Mexican journalist has been shot dead in broad daylight as violent crime in the country–and attacks on the press–continue amid the coronavirus pandemic.

María Elena Ferral was shot eight times on Monday by the masked pillion rider on a motorcycle as she left a notary public’s office in Papantla, a city plagued by organised crime in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz.

 

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