Journalists Under Attack

January 6, 2022 Haiti BY Tommy Hodgson

Two journalists killed by gang in Haiti

Wilguens Louissaint, a local reporter, and Amady John Wesley, who worked for Montreal-based radio station Ecoute FM, were shot while reporting on the ground on the outskirts of Port-au-Prince.

November 8, 2021 Pakistan BY Tommy Hodgson

Pakistani blogger killed for his work

An independent blogger, Muhammad Zada Agra, was murdered in the Malakand district of the northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan.

October 28, 2021 Mexico BY Tommy Hodgson

Mexican journalist Fredy López shot

On October 28, López was shot several times by an unidentified man outside his home in San Cristobal de las Casas, in the Mexican state of Chiapas.

October 10, 2021 Pakistan BY Tommy Hodgson

TV reporter Shahid Zehri killed in targeted explosion

A TV journalist was killed on October 10, 2021 in a car explosion in the southern Pakistani town of Hub, around 12 miles west of Karachi. Shahid Zehri, 35, worked for the Metro 1 News channel as a broadcast reporter. The ethnic separatist group Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) has claimed responsibility for the attack in a press release.


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