Death threats against journalists doubled in Ecuador

  • Source: NTN24
  • September 14, 2023

"Death threats against journalists doubled in Ecuador, this amid the growing wave of violence that is sweeping this Latin American country.

According to organizations that defend freedom of the press, death threats doubled compared to 2021 and 2022, when there were between eight and seven.

For the year 2023, exactly between January and August, there have been at least 15 death threats to communicators, while aggressions climbed up to 216."

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