Journalists Under Attack

March 13, 2015 Brazil BY CPJ

Radio journalist gunned down in Brazil

Brazilian authorities should immediately investigate the murder of radio journalist Ivanildo Viana, identify the motive, and bring the killers to justice, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

July 21, 2014 Brazil BY INSI

Brazilian journalists robbed

The International News Safety Institute (INSI) is shocked to hear of the July 17 armed robbery of two Brazilian journalists, investigative reporter Eduardo Faustini and cameraman Luiz Cláudio Azevedo of TV Globo, and urges the police to bring their attackers to justice. 

February 14, 2014 Brazil BY CPJ

Newspaper owner gunned down in Brazil

The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the murder Thursday night of Brazilian journalist Pedro Palma and calls on authorities to fully investigate the crime and bring those responsible to justice. 

February 10, 2014 Brazil BY Paul Kiernan and Rogerio Jelmayer, WSJ

Brazilian cameraman dies of head injuries suffered during protest

A Brazilian cameraman died Monday from injuries he suffered while covering a protest in Rio de Janeiro last week, underscoring the violent nature of street demonstrations that threaten to intensify as the country prepares to host soccer's World Cup this year.

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