Saúl Noé Martínez Ortega

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Alerts   |   Mexico

In Mexico, a missing reporter is found dead

New York, April 24, 2007—Saúl Noé Martínez Ortega, a Mexican crime reporter who had been abducted a week ago, was found dead yesterday morning in the northern state of Chihuahua. The Committee to Protect Journalists is investigating possible links between Martínez’s murder and his professional work.
April 24, 2007 12:00 PM ET


Alerts   |   Mexico

Abducted crime reporter still missing

New York, April 17, 2007—A Mexican crime reporter who was abducted on Monday by armed men in Agua Prieta, a city on the Arizona border, is missing. The Committee to Protect Journalists is investigating whether the incident was related to his journalistic work.

Saúl Noé Martínez Ortega, 36, who covers crime for the newspaper Interdiario in Agua Prieta, was driving a black SUV around midnight when another vehicle started a high-speed chase, according to local press reports.

Case   |   Mexico

MEXICO: Border journalist flees the country after violent attack

APRIL 14, 2007
Posted June 26, 2007

Claudio Tiznado, Géneros

Tiznado, an investigative reporter for the Hermosillo-based bimonthly publication Géneros, fled Mexico after two unidentified individuals beat him and warned him to stop writing.
April 14, 2007 12:00 PM ET


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