In Mexico yesterday, 13 January, a journalist killed in the state of Tamaulipas. About it reports Reuters.
“Carlos Dominguez was killed in the afternoon in Nuevo Laredo. The Prosecutor’s office launched an investigation into the circumstances of the murder and the determination of his connection with journalistic work”, – stated in the message of the authorities.
Dominguez was an independent journalist, led a political column. In a recent publication, he complained of the growth of political violence ahead of the presidential elections in July.
Governor Francisco garcía Cabeza de Vaca have condemned the murder of the journalist and expressed their condolences to the relatives of Dominguez.
According to official data of 2017 was a record number of murders in Mexico over 20 years of relevant statistics.