But a person region defied what appears to be a downward craze — Mexico.
According to the New York-primarily based nonprofit, 6 journalists have been killed in Mexico this year, putting it just driving Iraq and Syria as the deadliest destinations in the earth to do the job in the media.
Another reporter might be additional to Mexico’s murdered list for 2017. On Tuesday, Gumaro Pérez Aguilando was killed in the point out of Veracruz. The 35-year-previous crime reporter was gunned down though attending a Xmas social gathering at his son’s elementary college.