Peru: Journalists harassed, attacked during week of anti-government protests

Recent articles in Peru

Two Peruvian journalists injured in hit-and-run

Torres told CPJ he believed he was targeted for reporting on alleged corruption and mismanagement by the local government in the nearby town of Bellavista, where the ‘La Ribareña’ TV and radio station is based.

Dozens of journalists harassed, injured amid Peru protests

“We are alarmed by the dozens of attacks on journalists in Peru covering anti-government protests” – CPJ.

IAPA condemns attacks on journalists and media in Peru

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) condemned attacks against journalists and media outlets in Peru that cover social demonstrations in the context of the volatile political situation in the country.