Month: August 2014

Colombian Journalist Murdered: Effectiveness of Government’s Protection Unit Called into Question

Luis Carlos Cervantes was shot three times on August 12, 2014 on his way to pick up his son from school. Prior to his murder, Mr. Cervantes received several threats warning him to leave the region of Bajo Cauca, Antioquia. These threats were not new for Mr. Cervantes. (more…)