Mexico: Journalists protest the killing of reporter Javier Valdez Cárdenas in GuadalajaraNews , Mexico - 16 May 2017
Journalists in Mexico are reeling from the death of Mexican reporter Javier Valdez Cárdenas, who was shot dead on Monday in the Mexican state of Sinaloa, where he lived and worked. Journalists in Guadalajara hold a protest on May 16, 2017, laying down the press credentials of 105 journalists killed in Mexico as well as books of Javier Valdez Cardenas. Valdez Cárdenas was an internationally recognized journalist who specialized in reporting on drug-trafficking and organized crime in Mexico. Valdez is at least the sixth journalist to be murdered in Mexico since march. The country has become one of the deadliest in the world for those who work in the media.