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Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Unconfirmed: Mario Bonino

Publisher Committee to Protect Journalists
Publication Date January 1994
Cite as Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1993 - Motive Unconfirmed: Mario Bonino, January 1994, available at: [accessed 19 October 2017]
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Union de Trabajadores
November 15, 1993, in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Bonino, a press officer for the Union de Trabajadores de Prensa, Buenos Aires' largest media workers' union, disappeared after he left his house to attend a union activity. His body was found floating in a river in Buenos Aires on November 15. A coroner's investigation ruled out alcohol and drowning as the cause of death. Union spokesmen said it is not known if his disappearance and death are connected to his work. Bonino was a former reporter for the Argentine daily Diario Popular.

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