Confessed perpetrator of attack on Jineth Bedoya will no longer be investigated
Recent articles in Colombia

Colombian Vice President Marta Lucía Ramírez should drop her criminal defamation suit against “InSight Crime” journalist Jeremy McDermott, CPJ said.

An investigation has revealed a list of 130 individuals subjected to profiling by the Colombian military, including 30 journalists – among them correspondents for the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, NPR, and a National Geographic photographer, all US citizens. IFEX Regional Editor Paula Martins looks at the recent events – and the broader ramifications.

Despite the information available, we are unable to fully comprehend the extent of the illegal actions ordered by a security force that, rather than persecuting and stigmatising us, has an obligation to provide guarantees for our work as journalists.