Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Victor Hugo López Escobar
|Publisher||Committee to Protect Journalists|
|Publication Date||January 1995|
|Cite as||Committee to Protect Journalists, Journalists Killed in 1994 - Motive Confirmed: Victor Hugo López Escobar, January 1995, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4e6494cbc.html [accessed 21 January 2017]|
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September 12, 1994, in Guatemala City, Guatemala
López, director of a news program on Radio Progreso, was gunned down by unidentified assailants as he got out of his car in downtown Guatemala City.
|Local or Foreign:||Local|
|Type of Death:||Murder|
|Suspected Source of Fire:||Unknown Fire|
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