Shelter to open in Mexico for reporters under threat

Photojournalists and activists protest the murder of their colleague Ruben Espinosa and four women in Mexico City on August 16, 2015When photojournalist Ruben Espinosa felt harassed by the authorities in eastern Mexico, he fled to the capital. Now, a group of journalists is about to open a secret shelter in Mexico City to protect colleagues like Espinosa in one of the most dangerous countries in the world to be a reporter. “It’s a house where we want them to have food, with all the basic services, where they are safe and they have psychological help,” Judith Calderon, president of the House of Rights of Journalists, told AFP.

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