The year 2020 will certainly drop in background as the year of an unprecedented international pandemic dilemma, however likewise as the year of the revival of murders of journalists and media personnel around the globe. With 60 murders in 2020, the macabre stats get on the increase again compared to 2019 (49 ).
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The year 2020 will certainly go down in history as the year of an extraordinary worldwide pandemic situation, however also as the year of the rebirth of murders of journalists as well as media staff around the world. The callous reign of crime barons in Mexico, the physical violence of extremists in Pakistan, Afghanistan as well as Somalia as well as the intolerance of hardliners in India and the Philippines have contributed to the ongoing bloodshed in media.In specific
, this year’s listing includes the killing of Russian journalist Irina Slavina, a case which perhaps subjected the degree of anguish and utter despondency in the face on unrelenting assault against media professionals.