Mar 28, 2012

Journalists Urge Mexico to Investigate Attacks on Media

Fox News Latino  The Committee to Protect Journalists issued a statement Tuesday condemning recent attacks on a newspaper and television station in Mexico and demanding prosecution of the perpetrators.  Both incidents took place in the northern border state of Tamaulipas, a battleground for warring drug cartels.

The first attack took place March 19, when a car bomb exploded outside the offices of Expreso newspaper in Ciudad Victoria, leaving five passersby injured.

Two days ago, an unidentified assailant hurled a grenade at the Televisa television studios in Matamoros, just across the border from Brownsville, Texas. Read more

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