President Andres Manuel López Obrador (Amlo) announced that there are a total of 32 detainees, convicted or fugitives for their involvement in the 13 murders. reporters The crime was committed in the country between January and August this year. However, there are three cases in which identification has not yet been done. content writer or intellectual.
“We have a zero impunity policy. In the unfortunate killings of journalists, almost all those responsible are those who are in jail or those who are on the run.” killings Five convictions have been issued against content and intellectual writers who have committed crimes against journalists this year, as well as 20 more people being detained.
According to the Secretary of State for Security and Civil Protection, the most advanced investigations are of the two murdered journalists in Tijuana, Baja California, last January. Two convicted and 11 prisoners, three of whom are under arrest, for the murder of Margarito Martinez and three others. Sentenced More for Lourdes Maldonado.
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On the other hand, there were two alleged participants in the murder of armando linares in Michoacán. Same number of fugitives and double murder for Luis Enrique Ramirez in Sinaloa Yesenia Molinado why Sheila Johanna Garcia in Veracruz. whereas, for the case of Ernesto Mendez In Guanajuato, there is another.
The President expressed regret that, to date, no masterminds or material responsible for the murders of Antonio de la Cruz in Tamaulipas, Juan Arjón López in Sonora, or Fredid Roman in Guerrero have been identified. The latter are the most recent, as they were committed between mid and late August.
Which journalists were murdered in Mexico in 2022?
1-Jose Luis Gamboa, murdered on January 10 in Veracruz, Veracruz
2-Margarito Martinez, murdered on January 17 in Tijuana, Baja California
3-Maria de Lourdes Maldonado, murdered on January 23 in Tijuana Baja California
4-Héctor Fernando López, murdered on February 10 in Salina Cruz, Oaxaca
5-Juan Carlos Muniz, murdered on March 4 in Fresnillo Zacatecas
6-Armando Linares López, murdered on March 15 in Zitcuaro, Michoacán
7-Luis Enrique Ramirez, murdered on May 5 in Culiacan, Sinaloa
8-Sheila Johanna García and Yesenia Molinado, killed on May 9 in Cosoliac, Veracruz
9-Antonio de la Cruz, murdered on June 29 in Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas
10-Ernesto Méndez, murdered on August 2 in San Luis de la Paz, Guanajuato
11-Juan Arjón López, murdered on August 16 in San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora
12-Fredid Roman, murdered on August 22 in Chilpancingo, Guerrero