Mexican journalist Javier Valdez, who specialized in covering drug trafficking and organized crime, has been killed in Sinaloa. His case is the latest in a wave of journalist killings in Mexico.
The most recent US travel warnings for tourists going to Mexico have triggered confusion and criticism. But they are the result of political pressure and not a realistic assessment, as Sandra Weiss reports from Puebla.
The media freedom NGO has released its annual report, which also reveals hundreds of detentions. While fewer journalists were killed in 2017 than in the 14 previous years, the downward trend has disturbing cause.
Reporters Without Borders warns that press freedom is in jeopardy in Croatia. Many journalists are being threatened. Two of them spoke to DW about their experiences in the country.
A man is being held in connection with the murder of journalist Miroslava Breach, who wrote about the Mexican drug war. She is one of at least 11 reporters killed in the country this year.
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