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Brazil - Radio host shot dead in studio, 10th journalist killed this year

Reporters without borders
A radio host's murder on the night of 28 October in Itabaiana, in the northeastern state of Sergipe, has brought the number of Brazilian journalists and media owners killed since the start of the year to ten, of whom five were definitely or possibly murdered in connection with their work. Edmilson de Souza was shot dead while alone in his Princesa da Serra FM studio. Aged 40, he was also known as "Edmilson dos Cachinhos." "We offer our condolences to Souza's family and colleagues and we (...)

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