Dozens in Mexico City protest killing of jounalist

About 100 journalists and free-speech supporters demonstrated Saturday to protest the killing of a Mexican reporter gunned down in the northern state of Chihuahua on Thursday.

March 30, 2017
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MEXICO CITY (AP) – Miroslava Breach was the third journalist to be killed this month in one of the most dangerous countries for media workers. Those present held up signs with slogans like “Killing reporters doesn’t kill the truth.” Breach worked for the newspaper La Jornada.

A woman lights a candle next to photos of Mexican journalist Miroslava Breach, gunned down in the northern state of Chihuahua on Thursday, in an improvised altar during a demonstration in Mexico City, Saturday, March 25, 2017. Breach was the third journalist to be killed this month in one of the most dangerous countries for media workers. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)

A message that reads in Spanish: “No More Deaths” is written in red paint on newspapers placed in front of photos of Mexican journalist Miroslava Breach, who was gunned down in the northern state of Chihuahua on Thursday, at headquarters of Mexico’s General Attorney’s Office in Mexico City, Saturday, March 25, 2017. Breach was the third journalist to be killed this month in one of the most dangerous countries for media workers. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)

A woman shouts slogans holding a photo of Mexican journalist Miroslava Breach, gunned down in the northern state of Chihuahua on Thursday, and a sign that reads in Spanish: “the impunity kills freedom of speech, justice,” during a demonstration in Mexico City, Saturday, March 25, 2017. Breach was the third journalist to be killed this month in one of the most dangerous countries for media workers. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)

A woman holds a photo of Mexican journalist Miroslava Breach, gunned down in the northern state of Chihuahua on Thursday, during a march in Mexico City, Saturday, March 25, 2017. Breach was the third journalist to be killed this month in one of the most dangerous countries for media workers. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)

A man holds up a photo of Mexican journalist Miroslava Breach, gunned down in the northern state of Chihuahua on Thursday, during a march in Mexico City, Saturday, March 25, 2017. Breach was the third journalist to be killed this month in one of the most dangerous countries for media workers. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)

People hold up photos of Mexican journalist Miroslava Breach, gunned down in the northern state of Chihuahua on Thursday, during a march in Mexico City, Saturday, March 25, 2017. Breach was the third journalist to be killed this month in one of the most dangerous countries for media workers. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)





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