Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Unconfirmed: Martin Eduardo Munera
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1995|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Unconfirmed: Martin Eduardo Munera, January 1995, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494d3c.html [accessed 18 September 2014]|
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September 3, 1994, in Medellín, Colombia
Munera, a broadcaster with Radio Reloj and vice president of the Workers' Union, was killed in Medellín. The killer approached Munera as he walked to the bus station and thrust a syringe containing cyanide into Munera's neck. Munera was killed at the time the union was negotiating a new contract.