Journalist murdered in the Mexican state of Veracruz
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In the midst of the wave of violence that is going through Mexico, the media denounced the murder of journalist Pedro Pablo Kumul in the state of Veracruz.

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The murder of the radio journalist occurred last Monday, when unknown persons shot at Kumul’s car in the city of Xalapa, the capital of Veracruz.

According to preliminary information, armed individuals who were traveling in a van attacked the communicator while he was driving the taxi in which he also worked.



Kumul’s body was found lifeless inside the vehicle, which ended up crashing against a post.

From the outlet where the murdered journalist worked, AX News condemned the events and demanded that the authorities investigate the crime against the communicator.

The free expression organization Article 19 also condemned the journalist’s killing.



After this murder, there are already 17 press workers murdered in Mexico in 2022.

In the same state, the disappearance of journalist Francisco Eusebio Hernández Elvira, who works at the community radio station Azúcar FM, was reported on Tuesday.



The journalist disappeared last Sunday from his home, in the town of Nopaltepec.

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